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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 68 65
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.94% 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 7.46% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Median daily rate - £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.81 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-28.06% +241.13%
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
60 134 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.98% 12.57% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 102 45
Median daily rate £389 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.28% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £325 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £650 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.39 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.49% -9.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) CISMP
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) SABSA
4 3 (30.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (30.00%) CLAS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) CLAS Architect
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SABSA
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISMP
2 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (30.00%) CLAS
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow