The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 136 132
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.70% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £531 £500 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £448 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £553 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.81 -
% change year-on-year +24.96% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 855 993 854
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.47% 33.19% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 605 499
Median daily rate £425 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 43 44
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -29.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £21.88 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing CISM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CISM in the South West

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in the South West

CISM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 2 £513 +2.50% 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire +10 1 £550 +10.00% 2
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South West region with a requirement for CISM.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Remedy
4 2 (28.57%) Nmap
4 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 2 (28.57%) AppScan
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) CESG

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
1 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AppScan
1 2 (28.57%) Pylint
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Application Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Systems Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
1 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) e-Health
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
2 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Haskell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (28.57%) CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) GSEC
5 1 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) RMADS
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) LXC
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Black Duck
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
1 2 (28.57%) Veracode
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk
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