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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 29 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.75% 2.48% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.82% 14.81% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £550 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +27.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-79.04% -

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
39 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.64% 16.72% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 47
Median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
3 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (28.57%) SANS
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) CISA
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) GIAC
6 1 (14.29%) Data Security
6 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) FireEye
6 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISA
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
1 2 (28.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) FireEye
1 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
1 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec