Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 132 149
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17 -28
Contract jobs citing CISM 22 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.76% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 5.04% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 6
Manchester median daily rate £577 £538 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% +53.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £433 £359 £313
90th Percentile £675 £784 £413
North West median daily rate £595 £475 £600
% change year-on-year +25.26% -20.83% +26.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

CISM is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 425 536 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.54% 15.18% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 315 280
Manchester median daily rate £384 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £164 £202 £227
90th Percentile £575 £592 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £421 £400
% change year-on-year -5.04% +5.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -
10th Percentile £13.60 £12.12 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £34.18 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +48.10% -13.99% +52.60%

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CISM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in Manchester

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISM in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Manchester

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISM in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISM in Manchester

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 - -
CISM
North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for CISM.

1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 16 (72.73%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 9 (40.91%) CISA
5 8 (36.36%) Law
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) CRISC
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) COBIT
8 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) COSO
9 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
9 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.64%) IT Governance
10 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (9.09%) Degree
10 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (9.09%) Network Design
10 2 (9.09%) Banking
10 2 (9.09%) Data Management
10 2 (9.09%) CESG
10 2 (9.09%) Change Management
10 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.09%) CCNP

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 8 (36.36%) Law
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
1 9 (40.91%) Security Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) IT Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) IT Security Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Risk Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) IT Audit
5 3 (13.64%) IT Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) SFIA
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CISA
3 6 (27.27%) CRISC
4 2 (9.09%) CCDP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCFP
5 1 (4.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) COBIT
2 4 (18.18%) COSO
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.55%) GDPR
4 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) CA