The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CISM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 143
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12  
Contract jobs citing CISM 2 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.099% 0.57% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 3.75% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £225 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.35% -15.90%  
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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 285 427 413
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.17% 15.29% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 295 282
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Median hourly rate £20.38 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.42% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.06 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £22.50 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

CISM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

CISM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISM in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (42.86%) CRISC
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (28.57%) Threat Detection
4 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISMS

CISM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Information Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Detection
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISA
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GDPR
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto