The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 25999
Rank 615 621 591
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Contract jobs citing BS25999 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.010% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.045% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £663 £663 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +140.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £650 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £813 £728 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £663 £275
% change year-on-year
-28.30% +140.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
BS25999
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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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4488 4642 4610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.22% 9.15% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3032 2876
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 168 189
Median hourly rate £28.25 £21.55 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.09% +6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing BS25999 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BS25999
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS25999 across the England region.

BS25999 Daily Rate Trend in England

BS25999
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BS25999 across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

BS25999 Daily Rate Histogram in England

BS25999
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BS25999 across the England region.

BS25999 Hourly Rate Trend in England

BS25999
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 £850 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
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BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing BS25999 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 England region with a requirement for BS25999.

1 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) MiFID
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) COSO
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) ISO27002
5 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Audit Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Support
2 1 (12.50%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Audit Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) BCP
5 1 (12.50%) Data Security
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISMP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) COBIT
3 2 (25.00%) COSO
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
3 2 (25.00%) MiFID
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
4 1 (12.50%) ISO27002
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec