The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 79 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.53% 4.69% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +209.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -18.46%
ISO/IEC 27001
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
85 64 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.47% 8.08% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 12
Average daily rate £425 £328 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% +36.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £211 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £10.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +51.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +36.58%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester +8 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) CISSP
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) COBIT
5 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) SABSA
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) CESG
6 2 (20.00%) CISMP
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Information Management
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) ISMS
6 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
7 1 (10.00%) Opsview
7 1 (10.00%) User Experience
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) iptables
7 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Audit Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Communications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Handset
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SABSA
5 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CISMP
3 1 (10.00%) MCDST
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) iptables
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) AppSense
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco