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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 80 76 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.89% 2.94% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.30% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+81.25% +50.94%
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
72 102 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.02% 10.37% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 37
Median daily rate £400 £433 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £528 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £600 -
Chester -4 1 £550 -
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 13 (56.52%) Mentoring
2 12 (52.17%) ISO 9001
2 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
5 9 (39.13%) Billing
5 9 (39.13%) Internet
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (30.43%) Information Security
8 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 4 (17.39%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) CISMP
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
8 4 (17.39%) Security Management
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.04%) SABSA
9 3 (13.04%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (13.04%) CLAS
9 3 (13.04%) Unix
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
9 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) JSP 440
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum

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 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 9 (39.13%) Billing
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Architect
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 11 (47.83%) Java Architect
3 9 (39.13%) Java Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Information Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) J2EE
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Mentoring
2 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) Information Security Management
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Security Management
6 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) SABSA
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISMP
2 3 (13.04%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (13.04%) CLAS
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.04%) JSP 440
3 2 (8.70%) RMADS
4 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
4 1 (4.35%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) BT
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow