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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 65 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.65% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.00% 6.19% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £550 £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +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
50 97 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.49% 10.58% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 46
Median daily rate £408 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £350 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 7
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 26 July 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 -2 1 - -
Chester - 1 £550 - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) CISMP
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) SABSA
4 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (23.08%) CLAS
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

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 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) SABSA
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISMP
2 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (23.08%) CLAS
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 3 (23.08%) JSP 440
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
3 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
3 1 (7.69%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) BT
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow