The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 35 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.76% 0.24% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.17% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £356 £515 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £441
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.47% -

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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
59 63 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.30% 14.86% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 46 18
Median daily rate £375 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +80.85%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) CISSP
3 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) ISMS
3 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Management
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) CISA
5 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
6 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) CRISC
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) COBIT
6 3 (27.27%) Nessus
6 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
6 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (27.27%) PKI
6 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) VPN

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 9 (81.82%) Security Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) ISMS
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
6 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
4 3 (27.27%) CRISC
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nessus
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (18.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) ScanSafe
2 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) VMware