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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.37% 4.22% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £475 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-79.04% -

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
89 166 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.96% 11.32% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 65 106
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £292 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +85.26%

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 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
3 1 (16.67%) ISO27005
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment

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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
2 1 (16.67%) ISO27005