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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
London / City of London
Rank 140 147 162
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.09% 3.24% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 17
Median daily rate £475 £488 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £334 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £605 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £450 £426
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.47% -

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
383 370 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.13% 11.54% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 270 402
Median daily rate £500 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £26.75 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.66% +39.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Information Security
3 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 8 (44.44%) CISM
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (27.78%) SIEM
6 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (22.22%) COBIT
8 3 (16.67%) CEH
8 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
8 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (16.67%) F5
8 3 (16.67%) TippingPoint
8 3 (16.67%) Tufin
8 3 (16.67%) Service Management
8 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (16.67%) Juniper
8 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (16.67%) Internet

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 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) 802.11
4 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 2 (11.11%) SSH
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) WAAS
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Information Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Audit Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
2 5 (27.78%) SIEM
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (16.67%) Database Security
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
5 2 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) CISM
3 3 (16.67%) CEH
4 2 (11.11%) CCFP
4 2 (11.11%) CRISC
4 2 (11.11%) EnCE
4 2 (11.11%) GCFA
4 2 (11.11%) GCIA
4 2 (11.11%) GIAC
4 2 (11.11%) GPEN
4 2 (11.11%) GREM
4 2 (11.11%) SSCP
5 1 (5.56%) CISMP
5 1 (5.56%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) GSEC
5 1 (5.56%) ISACA
5 1 (5.56%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (22.22%) COBIT
2 4 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (5.56%) GDPR
4 1 (5.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 3 (16.67%) F5
1 3 (16.67%) FireEye
1 3 (16.67%) Juniper
1 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 3 (16.67%) TippingPoint
1 3 (16.67%) Tufin
1 3 (16.67%) WorldPay
2 2 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (11.11%) Aruba
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 2 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) LogLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Radianz