The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Berkshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 105 109 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 17 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.39% 6.80% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £480 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £530 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £427 £475
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -10.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -24.27%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
230 147 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.40% 6.10% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 65 99
Average daily rate £400 £440 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +53.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £17.07 £24.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.32% +48.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £16.75 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

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
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 11 July 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 +5 10 £425 -11.45% 3
Newbury - 2 £500 - 3
Slough 0 1 £450 +8.43% 2
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 15 (51.72%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
3 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) CISSP
5 7 (24.14%) PMP
5 7 (24.14%) PMI Certification
5 7 (24.14%) Security Management
5 7 (24.14%) Service Management
6 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) CISM
7 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) QMS
8 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
8 4 (13.79%) MAPM
8 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (13.79%) CISMP
8 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
8 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (10.34%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
1 7 (24.14%) Consultant
1 7 (24.14%) Security Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Senior QA Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Quality Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Information Security
2 9 (31.03%) Risk Management
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 7 (24.14%) Security Management
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (13.79%) QMS
6 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) CMMI
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 7 (24.14%) CISSP
2 7 (24.14%) PMP
2 7 (24.14%) PMI Certification
3 5 (17.24%) CISM
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) CISMP
4 4 (13.79%) MAPM
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) CISA
6 1 (3.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO 9001
2 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.34%) QA
4 2 (6.90%) BS25999
4 2 (6.90%) ISO 14001
4 2 (6.90%) COBIT
4 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Juniper
2 3 (10.34%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec