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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 28 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.37% - 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.31% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £550 - £320
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 - £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
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
65 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.23% 11.81% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 27
Average daily rate £425 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -17.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 2 £650 -
Bedford - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Nessus
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Local Government
5 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) tcpdump
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) tcpdump
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Local Government
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) ICT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SIEM Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security
1 6 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (42.86%) SIEM
2 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCSA
2 3 (21.43%) CCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CSSLP
3 2 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 1 (7.14%) CISM
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
2 3 (21.43%) TickIT
3 1 (7.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto