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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 122 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.28% 6.29% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £499 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.81% +78.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
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
244 175 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.27% 6.18% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 110 90
Average daily rate £355 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £202 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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 30 March 2015. 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 +8 5 - - 5
Slough - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 7
Newbury - - - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (39.39%) Information Security
2 12 (36.36%) CISM
3 11 (33.33%) CISSP
4 9 (27.27%) CISA
4 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 9 (27.27%) RMADS
5 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (15.15%) PMP
6 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) CISMP
7 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
7 4 (12.12%) Finance
7 4 (12.12%) PKI
7 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
7 4 (12.12%) ISO 14001
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Security Management
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management
8 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Network Security
8 3 (9.09%) MAPM
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.06%) Database Security
9 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) FWSM
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
General
1 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Security Manager
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Information Security Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Information Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Support Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Quality Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Deployment Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) RMADS
2 4 (12.12%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) CESG
4 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
3 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.12%) Information Assurance
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.09%) Security Management
5 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) Database Security
6 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.06%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CISM
2 11 (33.33%) CISSP
3 9 (27.27%) CISA
4 5 (15.15%) PMP
4 5 (15.15%) PMI Certification
4 5 (15.15%) CISMP
5 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) MAPM
7 2 (6.06%) Degree
8 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.12%) ISO 9001
2 4 (12.12%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.03%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco