The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 58 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.15% 3.92% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £581 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +66.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £45.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -4.21%
ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
66 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.23% 7.72% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 28
Median daily rate £438 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £12.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.41% -46.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.30 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £16.20 £31.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Birmingham region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
2 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Security Management
4 7 (36.84%) ISMS
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (31.58%) CISSP
6 5 (26.32%) CESG
6 5 (26.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) IT Governance
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (21.05%) CEH
7 4 (21.05%) CISM
8 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) RMADS
9 2 (10.53%) CRISC
9 2 (10.53%) Office 365
9 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 2 (10.53%) PABX
9 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (10.53%) GPG13
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement Process

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (10.53%) Sentinel
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) PABX
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Security Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Compliance Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) CESG
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (21.05%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) ISMS
4 7 (36.84%) Security Management
5 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (21.05%) IT Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Data Security
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
7 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) CEH
2 4 (21.05%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CISMP
4 2 (10.53%) CRISC
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CLAS
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (10.53%) GPG13
4 2 (10.53%) RMADS
5 1 (5.26%) COBIT
5 1 (5.26%) COSO
5 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
5 1 (5.26%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) FireEye
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Imperva
2 1 (5.26%) Lotus
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec