The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001 over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 295 358 325
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -33
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 338 238 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.67% 5.89% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 140 124
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£425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

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
3899 4038 3387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 8.03% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2335 2491 2056
Average daily rate £401 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 169 130
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.00 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.85 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in England

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the England region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in England

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in England

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the England region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in England

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ISO/IEC 27001
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 27001 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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 +52 117 £450 +10.42% 51
South East +13 81 £413 -8.33% 36
North West +19 62 £350 -9.67% 8
South West -10 23 £675 +42.10% 14
East of England +31 20 £450 +46.34% 12
West Midlands -17 10 £325 -38.09% 6
East Midlands +7 9 £425 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire -16 9 £300 -14.28% 10
North East -3 5 £319 - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 308 (52.20%) Information Security
2 214 (36.27%) CISSP
3 196 (33.22%) ITIL
4 166 (28.14%) CISM
5 135 (22.88%) Risk Management
6 130 (22.03%) PCI DSS
7 115 (19.49%) Firewall
8 114 (19.32%) Management Information System
9 108 (18.31%) Finance
10 92 (15.59%) Security Management
11 90 (15.25%) Security Cleared
12 71 (12.03%) Network Security
12 71 (12.03%) Penetration Testing
13 70 (11.86%) Security Architecture
14 69 (11.69%) PRINCE2
15 67 (11.36%) ISMS
16 66 (11.19%) Data Protection
17 65 (11.02%) SC Cleared
18 59 (10.00%) CISA
19 58 (9.83%) Information Security Management
20 56 (9.49%) Windows
21 55 (9.32%) Microsoft
22 53 (8.98%) Active Directory
22 53 (8.98%) WAN
23 52 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
24 51 (8.64%) Cisco
25 50 (8.47%) PKI
26 49 (8.31%) Vulnerability Management
27 47 (7.97%) Cyber Security
28 46 (7.80%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 22 (3.73%) IIS
2 21 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.71%) CMS
4 10 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.34%) Lync
6 2 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.68%) MS Project
3 4 (0.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Summit
2 4 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.19%) SaaS
1 7 (1.19%) PaaS
2 5 (0.85%) IaaS
3 4 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 115 (19.49%) Firewall
2 71 (12.03%) Network Security
3 53 (8.98%) WAN
4 40 (6.78%) LAN
5 35 (5.93%) SSL
6 32 (5.42%) VPN
7 30 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (3.90%) SAN
9 21 (3.56%) Internet
10 20 (3.39%) TCP/IP
11 16 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (2.20%) MPLS
12 13 (2.20%) DNS
13 12 (2.03%) Wireless
14 10 (1.69%) VLAN
15 8 (1.36%) DHCP
15 8 (1.36%) LDAP
16 7 (1.19%) SNMP
16 7 (1.19%) Broadband
16 7 (1.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.19%) Big Data
3 4 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.34%) MySQL
4 2 (0.34%) DB2
4 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.51%) Ant
3 3 (0.51%) PVCS
3 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.17%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) Hudson
General
1 108 (18.31%) Finance
2 30 (5.08%) Retail
2 30 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.75%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.22%) Banking
4 19 (3.22%) Legal
5 10 (1.69%) Law
6 9 (1.53%) Games
6 9 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.85%) Local Government
8 4 (0.68%) Electronics
8 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.51%) Marketing
9 3 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.34%) Advertising
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 183 (31.02%) Analyst
2 137 (23.22%) Security Analyst
3 116 (19.66%) Consultant
4 99 (16.78%) Security Consultant
5 75 (12.71%) Architect
6 64 (10.85%) Security Manager
7 47 (7.97%) Information Analyst
8 46 (7.80%) Information Security Analyst
9 39 (6.61%) Security Architect
10 34 (5.76%) Information Manager
11 33 (5.59%) Technical Analyst
12 29 (4.92%) Information Security Manager
13 28 (4.75%) Security Officer
13 28 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (3.73%) Information Security Officer
15 20 (3.39%) Business Analyst
15 20 (3.39%) Information Security Consultant
16 15 (2.54%) IT Security Analyst
17 14 (2.37%) IT Consultant
17 14 (2.37%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.90%) Web Services
2 19 (3.22%) .NET
3 17 (2.88%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.36%) JSP
5 5 (0.85%) Middleware
6 4 (0.68%) SOAP
7 3 (0.51%) Servlets
7 3 (0.51%) CORBA
8 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.17%) LINQ
9 1 (0.17%) HTML
9 1 (0.17%) J2EE
9 1 (0.17%) JMS
9 1 (0.17%) XML
9 1 (0.17%) XSLT
9 1 (0.17%) ODBC
9 1 (0.17%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 114 (19.32%) Management Information System
2 50 (8.47%) PKI
3 29 (4.92%) RMADS
3 29 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.07%) Data Protection Act
5 22 (3.73%) CESG
6 14 (2.37%) GIS
7 12 (2.03%) CESG CLAS
8 11 (1.86%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.53%) CMDB
9 9 (1.53%) Cryptography
9 9 (1.53%) DTV
9 9 (1.53%) NHS
10 8 (1.36%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.36%) Replication
10 8 (1.36%) SCADA
10 8 (1.36%) Smart Meter
11 7 (1.19%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.49%) Windows
2 25 (4.24%) Linux
3 15 (2.54%) UNIX
4 14 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.85%) Solaris
8 3 (0.51%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.34%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (52.20%) Information Security
2 196 (33.22%) ITIL
3 135 (22.88%) Risk Management
4 92 (15.59%) Security Management
5 71 (12.03%) Penetration Testing
6 70 (11.86%) Security Architecture
7 69 (11.69%) PRINCE2
8 67 (11.36%) ISMS
9 66 (11.19%) Data Protection
10 58 (9.83%) Information Security Management
11 52 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 49 (8.31%) Vulnerability Management
13 47 (7.97%) Cyber Security
14 46 (7.80%) Change Control
15 45 (7.63%) Kalman Filter
15 45 (7.63%) Information Assurance
16 41 (6.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 41 (6.95%) Migration
17 39 (6.61%) Service Management
17 39 (6.61%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.05%) SQL
2 14 (2.37%) C#
3 12 (2.03%) VB
4 5 (0.85%) Perl
5 4 (0.68%) Java
6 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.51%) Smalltalk
6 3 (0.51%) C
7 2 (0.34%) Python
7 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.34%) PHP
8 1 (0.17%) Ruby
8 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 214 (36.27%) CISSP
2 166 (28.14%) CISM
3 90 (15.25%) Security Cleared
4 65 (11.02%) SC Cleared
5 59 (10.00%) CISA
6 45 (7.63%) Degree
7 44 (7.46%) CRISC
8 36 (6.10%) CISMP
9 32 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (3.39%) GIAC
12 19 (3.22%) ISEB
13 18 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (3.05%) DV Cleared
14 16 (2.71%) CCENT
15 15 (2.54%) CEH
16 12 (2.03%) MCSE
17 11 (1.86%) CCNA
18 10 (1.69%) SSCP
19 8 (1.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (22.03%) PCI DSS
2 34 (5.76%) ISO 9001
2 34 (5.76%) COBIT
3 31 (5.25%) QA
4 25 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (4.24%) ISO 9000
5 17 (2.88%) ISO 14001
6 15 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 13 (2.20%) SLA
8 7 (1.19%) JSP 440
9 5 (0.85%) BS7799
10 3 (0.51%) BS25999
10 3 (0.51%) TickIT
11 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.17%) COSO
System Software
1 53 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.86%) vSphere
5 7 (1.19%) XenApp
5 7 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (1.19%) MetaFrame
6 6 (1.02%) vCloud
7 5 (0.85%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.51%) XenServer
8 3 (0.51%) Snort
8 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.17%) Samba
10 1 (0.17%) NFS
10 1 (0.17%) KVM
10 1 (0.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (1.36%) SCCM
2 4 (0.68%) Puppet
2 4 (0.68%) OpenView
2 4 (0.68%) Nagios
3 3 (0.51%) Nessus
3 3 (0.51%) OVSD
3 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.51%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.34%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
5 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.17%) MOM
5 1 (0.17%) Icinga
5 1 (0.17%) Opsview
5 1 (0.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 55 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.64%) Cisco
3 46 (7.80%) Citrix
4 37 (6.27%) VMware
5 34 (5.76%) CheckPoint
6 26 (4.41%) Clearswift
7 25 (4.24%) Kaspersky
8 18 (3.05%) SAP
9 15 (2.54%) HP
10 14 (2.37%) AppSense
11 12 (2.03%) McAfee
12 11 (1.86%) Juniper
12 11 (1.86%) ArcSight
13 10 (1.69%) Splunk
13 10 (1.69%) IBM
14 9 (1.53%) Oracle
14 9 (1.53%) Dell
15 8 (1.36%) Websense
16 7 (1.19%) Qualys
17 6 (1.02%) F5
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day + neg.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: £460 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Rate: up to £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £340 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Via Resource
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago