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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 77 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 19 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.35% 0.77% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.22% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+81.25% +50.94%
ISO/IEC 27001
Scotland

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
186 143 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.19% 10.06% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 83 70
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £240 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.73% +45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) RACF
3 17 (65.38%) CA
3 17 (65.38%) CA Single Sign-On
4 15 (57.69%) Identity Access Management
5 14 (53.85%) Finance
6 10 (38.46%) Financial Institution
6 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
7 8 (30.77%) Hedge funds
8 7 (26.92%) Information Security
9 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (15.38%) SIEM
10 4 (15.38%) Security Management
10 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
11 3 (11.54%) Intel Security
11 3 (11.54%) CISSP
11 3 (11.54%) Splunk
11 3 (11.54%) Network Security
11 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
11 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
11 3 (11.54%) PKI
11 3 (11.54%) COBIT
12 2 (7.69%) Qualys
12 2 (7.69%) Banking
12 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
12 2 (7.69%) Degree
12 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
12 2 (7.69%) Unix
12 2 (7.69%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) X.500
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Consultant
1 18 (69.23%) Security Consultant
2 13 (50.00%) Architect
3 11 (42.31%) Security Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Security Management Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SIEM Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Officer
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Hedge funds
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Threat Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) CISM
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) COBIT
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.85%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) CA
2 5 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (11.54%) Intel Security
3 3 (11.54%) Splunk
4 2 (7.69%) Qualys
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec