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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 71 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.32% 0.066% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.80% 0.75% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £650 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £45.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +1.11%
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
107 133 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.58% 8.73% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 84
Median daily rate £400 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.43 £29.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% +8.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 2 December 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Threat Management
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (42.86%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

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 3 (42.86%) Network Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Security Management
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Threat Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 1 (14.29%) ISO27005
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
1 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec