Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 18 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.

Information Security Management System (ISMS)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 195 213
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 -12
Contract jobs citing ISMS 8 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.30% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 6
South West median daily rate £105 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.62% -17.78% +13.92%
10th Percentile £103 £225 £400
90th Percentile £237 £688 £556
England median daily rate £460 £475 £443
% change year-on-year -3.16% +7.34% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £11.00 £27.61 -
% change year-on-year -60.16% - -

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4570 4641 5272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2882 3120 3572
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 269 254
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £13.86
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISMS in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISMS in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISMS in the South West

ISMS
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 ISMS within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -5 6 £105 -79.00% 2
Gloucestershire +15 2 - -
ISMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS 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 ISMS.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (62.50%) Facilities Management
4 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) CISSP
6 2 (25.00%) CISM
7 1 (12.50%) GIS
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (12.50%) ITSM
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Legal
7 1 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) JIRA

ISMS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 8 (100.00%) Security Management
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Facilities Management
3 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
3 5 (62.50%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CASP
2 1 (12.50%) ISACA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) PMO