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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 291 287 298
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 411 426 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.81% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.59% 8.38% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 281 251
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £46.50 £33.38 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.32% -25.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.87 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-23.60% +35.26%
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
4786 5082 4969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.65% 9.63% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3129 3160 3138
Median daily rate £425 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 210 220
Median hourly rate £28.15 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.39% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +45.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
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 ISO/IEC 27001 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 -10 164 £450 -4.25% 52
South East +24 88 £475 +10.14% 19
South West +7 44 £444 -1.38% 8
North East -5 26 £400 -27.27%
East of England +9 24 £350 -26.31% 7
Yorkshire +21 22 £425 -14.57% 10
North West -16 20 £350 -32.69% 14
West Midlands -21 19 £425 +30.76% 15
East Midlands -24 3 £515 +58.46% 1
Midlands -5 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001.

1 479 (54.81%) Information Security
2 413 (47.25%) CISSP
3 253 (28.95%) CISM
4 237 (27.12%) PCI DSS
5 219 (25.06%) ITIL
6 210 (24.03%) Security Cleared
7 172 (19.68%) Firewall
8 155 (17.73%) SC Cleared
9 146 (16.70%) Project Management
10 138 (15.79%) Finance
11 130 (14.87%) Cisco
12 128 (14.65%) PRINCE2
12 128 (14.65%) Windows
12 128 (14.65%) Cybersecurity
13 126 (14.42%) Microsoft
13 126 (14.42%) Management Information System
14 124 (14.19%) Risk Management
15 114 (13.04%) Security Management
16 113 (12.93%) SIEM
17 105 (12.01%) CISA
18 104 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
19 99 (11.33%) VMware
20 90 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
21 89 (10.18%) Security Operations
22 88 (10.07%) TOGAF
23 85 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
24 84 (9.61%) CLAS
25 83 (9.50%) ISMS
25 83 (9.50%) COBIT
26 82 (9.38%) Agile Software Development

ISO/IEC 27001
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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.40%) IIS
3 12 (1.37%) Apache
4 10 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.57%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.34%) SAS
8 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.11%) Confluence
10 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.11%) Liferay
10 1 (0.11%) nginx
10 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.23%) MS Office
3 21 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.60%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) SAP hybris
2 5 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) assyst
4 3 (0.34%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.23%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.21%) SaaS
2 34 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.55%) Office 365
4 30 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (2.52%) IaaS
6 9 (1.03%) PaaS
7 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.69%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.46%) Yammer
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.34%) GitHub
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.11%) Route 53
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (19.68%) Firewall
2 80 (9.15%) Network Security
3 64 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
4 56 (6.41%) WAN
5 46 (5.26%) LAN
6 44 (5.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 41 (4.69%) TCP/IP
8 36 (4.12%) Internet
9 23 (2.63%) Wireless
10 22 (2.52%) Cisco ISE
10 22 (2.52%) VPN
11 19 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (2.17%) SAN
11 19 (2.17%) SSL
12 14 (1.60%) DNS
12 14 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 14 (1.60%) NetScaler
13 13 (1.49%) DHCP
13 13 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 11 (1.26%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (4.92%) NonStop SQL
2 13 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.57%) Big Data
3 5 (0.57%) Hadoop
3 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.46%) MySQL
4 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.34%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.11%) DB2
6 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.11%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 5 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.46%) Subversion
3 2 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.23%) JIRA
3 2 (0.23%) MSI
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.11%) Hudson
4 1 (0.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 138 (15.79%) Finance
2 50 (5.72%) Legal
3 37 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.52%) Retail
5 20 (2.29%) Banking
6 13 (1.49%) Law
7 11 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.03%) Marketing
9 8 (0.92%) Automotive
10 3 (0.34%) Back Office
10 3 (0.34%) French Language
10 3 (0.34%) German Language
10 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.23%) Games
11 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.23%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (20.94%) Consultant
2 162 (18.54%) Security Consultant
3 157 (17.96%) Analyst
3 157 (17.96%) Security Manager
4 122 (13.96%) Security Analyst
5 101 (11.56%) Architect
6 72 (8.24%) Security Architect
7 66 (7.55%) Information Security Consultant
8 65 (7.44%) Information Security Manager
9 59 (6.75%) Information Manager
10 57 (6.52%) Information Analyst
11 56 (6.41%) Information Security Analyst
12 48 (5.49%) Project Manager
13 47 (5.38%) IT Manager
14 39 (4.46%) Security Officer
15 38 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
16 36 (4.12%) IT Analyst
17 35 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
17 35 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
18 31 (3.55%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.69%) .NET
2 5 (0.57%) COM
3 4 (0.46%) LAMP
3 4 (0.46%) Middleware
3 4 (0.46%) SAML
3 4 (0.46%) Web Services
4 3 (0.34%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.23%) CSS
5 2 (0.23%) HTML
5 2 (0.23%) J2EE
5 2 (0.23%) REST
6 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.11%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.11%) Kafka
6 1 (0.11%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.11%) SignalR
6 1 (0.11%) SOAP
6 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (14.42%) Management Information System
2 81 (9.27%) CESG
3 60 (6.86%) PKI
4 52 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 49 (5.61%) CESG CLAS
6 43 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
8 37 (4.23%) Data Protection Act
9 22 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 20 (2.29%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.03%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.03%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.03%) PMI
11 9 (1.03%) Private Cloud
12 8 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.80%) Digital TV
13 7 (0.80%) Smart Energy
14 6 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (14.65%) Windows
2 74 (8.47%) Linux
3 54 (6.18%) Unix
4 50 (5.72%) Windows Server
5 42 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.49%) Solaris
10 11 (1.26%) CentOS
11 8 (0.92%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.34%) Debian
14 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.23%) Kali Linux
14 2 (0.23%) NetWare
14 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.23%) zOS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (54.81%) Information Security
2 219 (25.06%) ITIL
3 146 (16.70%) Project Management
4 128 (14.65%) Cybersecurity
4 128 (14.65%) PRINCE2
5 124 (14.19%) Risk Management
6 114 (13.04%) Security Management
7 113 (12.93%) SIEM
8 104 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 90 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 89 (10.18%) Security Operations
11 88 (10.07%) TOGAF
12 83 (9.50%) ISMS
13 82 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (9.38%) Data Protection
13 82 (9.38%) Security Architecture
14 77 (8.81%) Information Security Management
15 68 (7.78%) Penetration Testing
16 67 (7.67%) SDLC
17 65 (7.44%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.29%) Python
2 16 (1.83%) SQL
3 13 (1.49%) Perl
4 10 (1.14%) C
5 7 (0.80%) Java
6 5 (0.57%) PHP
6 5 (0.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.57%) Ruby
7 4 (0.46%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.23%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.23%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.23%) R
9 2 (0.23%) VB
10 1 (0.11%) C#
10 1 (0.11%) C++
10 1 (0.11%) Go
10 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 413 (47.25%) CISSP
2 253 (28.95%) CISM
3 210 (24.03%) Security Cleared
4 155 (17.73%) SC Cleared
5 105 (12.01%) CISA
6 84 (9.61%) CLAS
7 78 (8.92%) Degree
8 58 (6.64%) CISMP
9 55 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (6.18%) DV Cleared
11 48 (5.49%) ISEB
12 40 (4.58%) CESG Certified Professional
13 35 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
14 33 (3.78%) CCNP
15 26 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 24 (2.75%) APMP
18 23 (2.63%) IISP
19 22 (2.52%) SANS
20 19 (2.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 237 (27.12%) PCI DSS
2 83 (9.50%) COBIT
3 47 (5.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 35 (4.00%) RMADS
5 26 (2.97%) ISO27002
5 26 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (2.63%) JSP 440
7 18 (2.06%) ISO 9001
7 18 (2.06%) ISO22301
7 18 (2.06%) SLA
8 12 (1.37%) QA
9 10 (1.14%) GPG13
10 8 (0.92%) ISO27005
11 6 (0.69%) COSO
11 6 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (0.69%) ISAE 3402
11 6 (0.69%) SSAE 16
12 3 (0.34%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 85 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (7.09%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.32%) vSphere
4 15 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.26%) XenServer
6 10 (1.14%) BitLocker
6 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.80%) Postfix
9 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.46%) iptables
10 4 (0.46%) Snort
10 4 (0.46%) vCloud
10 4 (0.46%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.23%) Docker
13 1 (0.11%) etcd
13 1 (0.11%) flannel
13 1 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 21 (2.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 20 (2.29%) Nessus
3 16 (1.83%) SCCM
4 15 (1.72%) SCOM
4 15 (1.72%) SmoothWall
5 14 (1.60%) WSUS
6 12 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 12 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.03%) Nagios
8 8 (0.92%) Puppet
9 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.46%) vRealize
11 3 (0.34%) Ansible
11 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 130 (14.87%) Cisco
2 126 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 99 (11.33%) VMware
4 64 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 33 (3.78%) Red Hat
6 32 (3.66%) Splunk
7 29 (3.32%) Juniper
8 28 (3.20%) Citrix
9 27 (3.09%) Qualys
10 23 (2.63%) Oracle
11 22 (2.52%) Palo Alto
12 21 (2.40%) Intel Security
13 19 (2.17%) AlienVault
14 18 (2.06%) SolarWinds
15 17 (1.95%) SAP
16 16 (1.83%) Blue Coat
16 16 (1.83%) Clearswift
16 16 (1.83%) Symantec
17 15 (1.72%) F5
17 15 (1.72%) HP
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Proteus Europe
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Witham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago