The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.33% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
90 129 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.18% 9.05% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Edinburgh region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) ISO27005
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO27005
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec