The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 7799
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BS7799 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£554 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £528 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+31.87% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BS7799
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 78 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.05% 8.21% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 27
Average daily rate £400 £344 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +11.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £301 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £427 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.40 £27.03 £49.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.02% -45.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BS7799
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS7799 across the Cheshire region.

BS7799 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

BS7799
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Zachman Framework
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
2 11 (78.57%) CESG
2 11 (78.57%) CISA
2 11 (78.57%) Protective Monitoring
3 10 (71.43%) Data Protection
4 9 (64.29%) Security Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
6 6 (42.86%) Security Management
7 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Internet
8 1 (7.14%) ITIL
8 1 (7.14%) UNIX
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing BS7799 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 BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Risk Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 11 (78.57%) CESG
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) Zachman Framework
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
2 11 (78.57%) Protective Monitoring
3 10 (71.43%) Data Protection
4 9 (64.29%) Security Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Information Security Management
5 6 (42.86%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) CISA
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco