The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 80 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6  
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 1.62% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 5.66% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 5
Median daily rate £468 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £459 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £471 £423
% change year-on-year -4.40% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £48.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +38.67% -29.41%  

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 Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 228 371 401
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.67% 28.67% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 253 193
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 17
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +14.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £61.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Surrey

CISM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISM in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISM in Surrey

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Woking - 3 £468 -
Guildford - 1 - -
CISM
South East

CISM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CISM.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (50.00%) ISO27002
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
4 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
5 1 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (16.67%) SANS

CISM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO27002
2 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) VMware