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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 80 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.078% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.51% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £428 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+241.13% -24.05%
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
114 80 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.71% 6.28% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 24
Average daily rate £388 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +89.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £21.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £32.00 £12.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001.

1 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) Intranet
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) CISMP
2 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) BS7799
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) JBoss
6 1 (6.67%) JRun
6 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) ISAPI
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) .NET

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) JRun
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) COM+
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) ISAPI
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) ISPF
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Information Security
1 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) SABSA
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) REXX
1 1 (6.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CISM
2 6 (40.00%) CISMP
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) BS7799
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) RACF
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) CA
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) VMware