The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 2.09% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 44.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +150.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.91% 4.71% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
Average daily rate £313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £168 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £360 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £10.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - - - - 1
Luton - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft