The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 151 161 169
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 27 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.65% 8.12% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 35
Median daily rate £468 £458 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.07% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £525
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 £46.00 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +241.13%
ISO/IEC 27001
London

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
353 505 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.15% 9.39% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 371 397
Median daily rate £475 £450 £472
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £321 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.57% +28.45%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
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 ISO/IEC 27001 across the City of London region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
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 ISO/IEC 27001 across the City of London region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 36 (64.29%) Information Security
2 31 (55.36%) CISSP
3 23 (41.07%) ITIL
4 22 (39.29%) CISM
5 19 (33.93%) Risk Management
5 19 (33.93%) Finance
6 17 (30.36%) PCI DSS
7 16 (28.57%) Firewall
8 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (23.21%) Information Security Management
9 13 (23.21%) Security Management
10 12 (21.43%) Cisco
10 12 (21.43%) ISMS
11 11 (19.64%) SIEM
11 11 (19.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (19.64%) Network Security
12 10 (17.86%) Project Management
13 9 (16.07%) CISA
13 9 (16.07%) Legal
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
13 9 (16.07%) COBIT
13 9 (16.07%) Security Operations
14 8 (14.29%) Data Protection
14 8 (14.29%) IISP
14 8 (14.29%) IIS
15 7 (12.50%) Degree
15 7 (12.50%) GPG13

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) Network Security
3 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (8.93%) BIG-IP
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) DNS
5 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (8.93%) WAAS
5 5 (8.93%) Wireless
5 5 (8.93%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.79%) HTTP
6 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.79%) Internet
6 1 (1.79%) IPsec
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Legal
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) French Language
4 2 (3.57%) German Language
4 2 (3.57%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.57%) Polish Language
4 2 (3.57%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
1 12 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Security Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 7 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Information Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Security Officer
7 4 (7.14%) CISSP Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) CLAS Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Information Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Legal Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) CESG
4 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Information Security
2 23 (41.07%) ITIL
3 19 (33.93%) Risk Management
4 13 (23.21%) Information Security Management
4 13 (23.21%) Security Management
5 12 (21.43%) ISMS
6 11 (19.64%) SIEM
6 11 (19.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (17.86%) Project Management
8 9 (16.07%) Security Operations
9 8 (14.29%) Data Protection
10 6 (10.71%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (10.71%) Service Management
10 6 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (8.93%) Change Control
11 5 (8.93%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (8.93%) Data Privacy
11 5 (8.93%) Information Assurance
11 5 (8.93%) IT Audit
11 5 (8.93%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) C
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (55.36%) CISSP
2 22 (39.29%) CISM
3 14 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.07%) CISA
5 8 (14.29%) IISP
6 7 (12.50%) Degree
7 6 (10.71%) GSEC
8 4 (7.14%) CISMP
8 4 (7.14%) CLAS
8 4 (7.14%) CRISC
8 4 (7.14%) ISACA
8 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.36%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (5.36%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CCNA
10 1 (1.79%) CCNP
10 1 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) PCI DSS
2 9 (16.07%) COBIT
3 7 (12.50%) GPG13
4 5 (8.93%) SLA
5 4 (7.14%) COSO
5 4 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (7.14%) ISO27005
5 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (5.36%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (5.36%) ISO27002
7 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Cisco
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 5 (8.93%) Aruba
3 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
3 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
3 5 (8.93%) F5
3 5 (8.93%) FireEye
3 5 (8.93%) Fortinet
3 5 (8.93%) Juniper
3 5 (8.93%) Palo Alto
3 5 (8.93%) Radianz
3 5 (8.93%) Riverbed
3 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
3 5 (8.93%) TippingPoint
3 5 (8.93%) Tufin
4 4 (7.14%) BMC
4 4 (7.14%) LogLogic
4 4 (7.14%) Remedy
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix