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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 84 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.79% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.98% 7.69% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £600 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +35.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
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 £67.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +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
82 104 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.47% 10.25% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 37
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £333 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

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 2 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 -9 8 £600 +4.34%
Knutsford - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 14 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 13 (59.09%) ISO 9001
2 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (54.55%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (45.45%) Internet
5 10 (45.45%) Billing
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) Information Security
8 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 4 (18.18%) CISMP
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Security Management
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 3 (13.64%) JSP 440
9 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (13.64%) CLAS
9 3 (13.64%) SABSA
10 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
10 2 (9.09%) PKI
10 2 (9.09%) OpenStack

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 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Billing
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Java Architect
3 10 (45.45%) Consultant
4 9 (40.91%) Java Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Information Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Information Security
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Management
6 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) SABSA
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.55%) High Availability
8 1 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CISMP
2 3 (13.64%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (13.64%) CLAS
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.64%) JSP 440
3 2 (9.09%) RMADS
4 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.55%) ISO 14001
4 1 (4.55%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) BT
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow