The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 102 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 25 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.58% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.57% 8.72% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 0
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£400 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.24% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.56 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+50.53% +61.82%
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
216 172 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.21% 6.65% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 77 67
Average daily rate £375 £308 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £221 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 19
Average hourly rate - £18.70 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Reading +19 10 £386 +0.32% 2
Slough - 5 £475 -
Bracknell - 3 - - 3
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 3
Windsor - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 22 (44.90%) Information Security
2 19 (38.78%) CISM
3 18 (36.73%) CISSP
4 13 (26.53%) CISA
4 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
4 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
5 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
6 10 (20.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (20.41%) PMP
6 10 (20.41%) PMI Certification
6 10 (20.41%) ITIL
6 10 (20.41%) RMADS
6 10 (20.41%) PCI DSS
7 9 (18.37%) Service Management
8 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
8 8 (16.33%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) Network Security
9 7 (14.29%) Project Management
10 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
10 6 (12.24%) PKI
11 5 (10.20%) CISMP
11 5 (10.20%) MAPM
11 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
11 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
11 5 (10.20%) Database Security
11 5 (10.20%) UNIX
11 5 (10.20%) Windows
11 5 (10.20%) Internet
11 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.20%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) 4G
5 1 (2.04%) FWSM
5 1 (2.04%) 2G
5 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.04%) SMS
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) 3G
5 1 (2.04%) MPLS
5 1 (2.04%) SS7
General
1 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Games
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Consultant
2 13 (26.53%) Security Manager
3 12 (24.49%) Security Consultant
4 11 (22.45%) Project Manager
5 7 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
5 7 (14.29%) Information Manager
6 6 (12.24%) Coordinator
7 5 (10.20%) IT Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) IT Security Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Manager
8 4 (8.16%) Support Manager
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (8.16%) Security Project Manager
9 3 (6.12%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 2 (4.08%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Principal Security Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Implementation Manager
11 1 (2.04%) QA Engineer
11 1 (2.04%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) RMADS
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (12.24%) PKI
4 3 (6.12%) Smart Meter
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.04%) CESG
6 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Information Security
2 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
3 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
4 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 9 (18.37%) Service Management
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
7 5 (10.20%) Database Security
8 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (8.16%) Time Management
8 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Matrix Management
9 3 (6.12%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.12%) SIEM
9 3 (6.12%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) CISM
2 18 (36.73%) CISSP
3 13 (26.53%) CISA
4 10 (20.41%) PMP
4 10 (20.41%) PMI Certification
5 8 (16.33%) Degree
6 5 (10.20%) MAPM
6 5 (10.20%) CISMP
7 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) CRISC
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (20.41%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.04%) QA
4 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.04%) BS25999
4 1 (2.04%) COSO
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) Juniper
3 1 (2.04%) F5