The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 17799 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 ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 579 498 571
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +73
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate £450 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £300 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £190
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.27 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4084 3311 4283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.96% 7.68% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2513 1990 2369
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 134 233
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
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ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 17799 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISO/IEC 17799
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the England region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Daily Rate Trend in England

ISO/IEC 17799
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISO/IEC 17799 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISO/IEC 17799
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the England region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISO/IEC 17799
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 ISO/IEC 17799 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 1 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
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ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 17799.

1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Network Design
5 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 17799 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 17799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (8.33%) CTI
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) BS15000
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint