Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CISMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 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.

ISEB Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 - 215
Rank change year-on-year - +215 -
Contract jobs citing CISMP 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £380 - -
England median daily rate £525 £400 £593
% change year-on-year +31.25% -32.49% +69.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

CISMP 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 986 799 1,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.23% 17.87% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 448 719
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +9.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £212 £225 £231
90th Percentile £548 £536 £542
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 42 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +12.36% -23.28%
10th Percentile £11.92 £11.25 £12.78
90th Percentile £30.14 £49.03 £43.38
England median hourly rate £24.04 £27.66 £25.50
% change year-on-year -13.09% +8.47% +13.33%

CISMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CISMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CISMP in the West Midlands

CISMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISMP in the West Midlands

CISMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISMP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISMP in the West Midlands

CISMP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISMP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Herefordshire - 6 £375 -
Staffordshire - 1 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
CISMP
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CISMP.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) MCP
3 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) Military
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 6 (75.00%) JSP 440
3 6 (75.00%) APMP
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery Management
4 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
6 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) GDPR
7 2 (25.00%) Change Management
7 2 (25.00%) CISM
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner

CISMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (75.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Information
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Security
4 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery Management
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (12.50%) E-Discovery
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) APMP
2 6 (75.00%) MCITP
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) ECSA
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) ISSAP
5 1 (12.50%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft