The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BS7799 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 588 555 553
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Contract jobs citing BS7799 7 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.030% 0.006%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.38% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
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£296 £514 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.33% +38.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £514 £370
% change year-on-year
- +38.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4186 3954 3575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.12% 8.01% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2725 2416 2175
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 183 134
Average hourly rate £20.82 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.70 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BS7799
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS7799 across the England region.

BS7799 Daily Rate Trend in England

BS7799
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing BS7799 across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

BS7799 Daily Rate Histogram in England

BS7799
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the England region.

BS7799 Hourly Rate Trend in England

BS7799
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 5 £296 - 1
South East -11 2 - -
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BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) BCP
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (16.67%) Local Government
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) CMMI
7 2 (16.67%) ISO 14001
7 2 (16.67%) BS15000
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
7 2 (16.67%) NetApp
7 2 (16.67%) NHS

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing BS7799 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 BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Manager
4 2 (16.67%) PMO Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) XSD
1 2 (16.67%) XSLT
1 2 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) BCP
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) CMMI
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) ISACA
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) BS15000
2 2 (16.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) NetApp
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) HP
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