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 28 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.

ISACA Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 116 134
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Contract jobs citing CISM 5 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.77% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 4.76% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Median daily rate £475 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -0.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £420
% change year-on-year -4.25% +11.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.56 £46.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +44.70% -32.35%  

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 322 462 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.15% 16.11% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 300 277
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £238 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £574 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

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

CISM
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
West Yorkshire -6 2 - - 3
CISM
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CISM.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) CRISC
5 3 (30.00%) GDPR
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) CESG

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Information Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Information Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (10.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) OWASP
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 3 (30.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) CISMP
4 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (30.00%) GDPR
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft