The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 36 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.31% 0.22% 3.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.52% 3.57% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
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£450 - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
27 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.07% 6.22% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 10
Average daily rate £450 £339 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.84% +15.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £502 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Bedfordshire region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Bedfordshire region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £500 - 1
Bedford - 2 £450 -
Dunstable - 1 £450 -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001.

1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) Data Security
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) TickIT
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Data Security
2 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) OWASP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) TickIT
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix