The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 197 - 226
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BS7799 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% - 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £514 -
% change year-on-year
-7.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
449 467 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.34% 7.90% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 334 448
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.63 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.40% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £12.56 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £20.40 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BS7799
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS7799 across the City of London region.

BS7799 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

BS7799
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the City of London region.

BS7799 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) ISACA
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) DataPower
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing BS7799 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 BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware