The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 18 April 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 Birmingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 57 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.98% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.22% 12.20% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £600 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +150.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.34% 8.01% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 14
Average daily rate £400 £200 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £375 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -39.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) CESG

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001