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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 253 286 383
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +97
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 464 379 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 0.77% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.25% 8.15% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 230 135
Median daily rate £472 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £550 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.30% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 16
Median hourly rate £46.00 £40.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +50.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+81.25% +50.94%
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
4528 4649 4493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.05% 9.41% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2932 2990 2779
Median daily rate £425 £419 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 150 210
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.55 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% +0.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £12.10 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.58 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +16 163 £525 +16.66% 56
South East -7 86 £450 +5.88% 37
North West -9 70 £563 +66.66% 12
South West +6 45 £450 -6.25% 9
West Midlands +12 37 £400 +23.07% 10
East of England +21 32 £425 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire +13 17 £475 +58.33% 18
Midlands - 7 £600 -
East Midlands +6 5 £428 +0.70% 4
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 487 (55.22%) Information Security
2 427 (48.41%) CISSP
3 249 (28.23%) CISM
4 235 (26.64%) PCI DSS
5 186 (21.09%) Security Cleared
6 180 (20.41%) ITIL
7 151 (17.12%) CISA
8 148 (16.78%) Finance
9 141 (15.99%) Risk Management
10 130 (14.74%) Firewall
11 129 (14.63%) SC Cleared
12 126 (14.29%) Windows
13 125 (14.17%) Project Management
14 117 (13.27%) Security Architecture
15 114 (12.93%) Data Protection
16 112 (12.70%) PRINCE2
17 110 (12.47%) Cybersecurity
18 109 (12.36%) CLAS
19 102 (11.56%) Microsoft
19 102 (11.56%) Information Assurance
20 100 (11.34%) Management Information System
21 98 (11.11%) COBIT
21 98 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
22 95 (10.77%) Security Management
23 88 (9.98%) Degree
24 82 (9.30%) TOGAF
25 78 (8.84%) Cisco
26 77 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
27 76 (8.62%) SIEM
28 69 (7.82%) Network Security

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 41 (4.65%) IIS
2 28 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.79%) Apache
4 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.34%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.11%) Confluence
9 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.11%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.95%) MS Office
3 25 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.47%) MS Project
5 6 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) CA PPM
1 6 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.23%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (3.63%) SaaS
4 20 (2.27%) IaaS
4 20 (2.27%) Office 365
5 17 (1.93%) PaaS
6 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.68%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.34%) Yammer
8 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 130 (14.74%) Firewall
2 69 (7.82%) Network Security
3 46 (5.22%) Internet
4 30 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 29 (3.29%) VPN
6 25 (2.83%) WAN
7 22 (2.49%) LAN
8 21 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 20 (2.27%) DNS
10 14 (1.59%) SSL
11 13 (1.47%) Wireless
12 11 (1.25%) SAN
13 10 (1.13%) DHCP
13 10 (1.13%) Intranet
14 9 (1.02%) Cisco ISE
14 9 (1.02%) HTTP
15 8 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (0.79%) IP Telephony
17 6 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.47%) NonStop SQL
3 7 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.68%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.45%) DataStage
5 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.45%) WebFOCUS
6 3 (0.34%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.34%) MySQL
7 1 (0.11%) Big Data
7 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.11%) DB2
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.79%) Hudson
3 5 (0.57%) JIRA
4 4 (0.45%) Subversion
5 3 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.23%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 148 (16.78%) Finance
2 37 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.29%) Legal
4 28 (3.17%) Banking
5 17 (1.93%) Retail
6 16 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.25%) Automotive
8 10 (1.13%) Billing
9 8 (0.91%) Law
10 6 (0.68%) Publishing
11 3 (0.34%) Back Office
11 3 (0.34%) French Language
11 3 (0.34%) Games
11 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) German Language
12 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.23%) Marketing
12 2 (0.23%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 236 (26.76%) Consultant
2 196 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 161 (18.25%) Architect
4 149 (16.89%) Analyst
5 126 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 121 (13.72%) Security Architect
7 108 (12.24%) Security Manager
8 97 (11.00%) Information Security Consultant
9 60 (6.80%) Information Analyst
9 60 (6.80%) Information Security Analyst
10 53 (6.01%) Project Manager
11 44 (4.99%) IT Manager
12 40 (4.54%) Security Specialist
13 35 (3.97%) Information Security Manager
14 34 (3.85%) Information Manager
15 31 (3.51%) Security Project Manager
16 30 (3.40%) Information Assurance Consultant
16 30 (3.40%) IT Analyst
17 29 (3.29%) Business Analyst
17 29 (3.29%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.13%) HTML
2 9 (1.02%) CSS
2 9 (1.02%) J2EE
2 9 (1.02%) jQuery
2 9 (1.02%) Web Services
3 8 (0.91%) .NET
4 6 (0.68%) AngularJS
4 6 (0.68%) HTML5
4 6 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (0.34%) Middleware
6 2 (0.23%) COM
6 2 (0.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.23%) Spring
7 1 (0.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.11%) Memcached
7 1 (0.11%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.11%) OpenID
7 1 (0.11%) SAML
7 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.34%) Management Information System
2 69 (7.82%) PKI
3 53 (6.01%) Data Centre
4 45 (5.10%) CESG
5 34 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 27 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
7 23 (2.61%) CESG CLAS
8 20 (2.27%) PMI
9 18 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
10 17 (1.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 17 (1.93%) Smartcard
11 16 (1.81%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.81%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.47%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.36%) Cryptography
14 10 (1.13%) Mathematics
15 9 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
16 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
17 7 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 126 (14.29%) Windows
2 61 (6.92%) Linux
3 45 (5.10%) Unix
4 43 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 34 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.25%) CentOS
7 11 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.25%) Solaris
7 11 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.23%) zOS
11 1 (0.11%) Android
11 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (55.22%) Information Security
2 180 (20.41%) ITIL
3 141 (15.99%) Risk Management
4 125 (14.17%) Project Management
5 117 (13.27%) Security Architecture
6 114 (12.93%) Data Protection
7 112 (12.70%) PRINCE2
8 110 (12.47%) Cybersecurity
9 102 (11.56%) Information Assurance
10 98 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 95 (10.77%) Security Management
12 82 (9.30%) TOGAF
13 77 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 76 (8.62%) SIEM
15 63 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
16 62 (7.03%) Vulnerability Management
17 61 (6.92%) Information Security Management
17 61 (6.92%) Security Operations
18 53 (6.01%) ISMS
19 52 (5.90%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 30 (3.40%) Java
2 17 (1.93%) SQL
3 15 (1.70%) Python
4 13 (1.47%) C
5 8 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.45%) Perl
6 4 (0.45%) PHP
7 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.34%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.11%) C#
8 1 (0.11%) C++
8 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 427 (48.41%) CISSP
2 249 (28.23%) CISM
3 186 (21.09%) Security Cleared
4 151 (17.12%) CISA
5 129 (14.63%) SC Cleared
6 109 (12.36%) CLAS
7 88 (9.98%) Degree
8 56 (6.35%) CISMP
9 55 (6.24%) DV Cleared
10 53 (6.01%) CESG Certified Professional
11 32 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (3.63%) IISP
12 30 (3.40%) SANS
13 26 (2.95%) PMI Certification
14 25 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (2.27%) CCNP
16 19 (2.15%) CEH
16 19 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (1.93%) ISEB
18 15 (1.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (26.64%) PCI DSS
2 98 (11.11%) COBIT
3 61 (6.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 56 (6.35%) RMADS
5 52 (5.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 48 (5.44%) ISO 9001
7 35 (3.97%) ISO27005
8 24 (2.72%) ISO27002
9 20 (2.27%) JSP 440
10 19 (2.15%) QA
11 17 (1.93%) ISAE 3402
11 17 (1.93%) ISO22301
12 15 (1.70%) Government Security Classifications
12 15 (1.70%) SLA
13 13 (1.47%) COSO
14 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
15 6 (0.68%) SSAE 16
16 5 (0.57%) BS25999
16 5 (0.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 64 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 43 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.13%) vSphere
4 8 (0.91%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.79%) Docker
6 6 (0.68%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.57%) Xen
8 4 (0.45%) DFS Replication
8 4 (0.45%) iptables
8 4 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.45%) Postfix
9 2 (0.23%) RACF
9 2 (0.23%) Snort
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
10 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.04%) SCCM
2 11 (1.25%) Puppet
3 10 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.91%) SmoothWall
4 8 (0.91%) WSUS
5 7 (0.79%) Nagios
5 7 (0.79%) Salt
5 7 (0.79%) SCOM
6 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.57%) Nessus
6 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.23%) Nmap
8 2 (0.23%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 102 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.84%) Cisco
3 66 (7.48%) VMware
4 32 (3.63%) Oracle
5 31 (3.51%) Splunk
6 30 (3.40%) ArcSight
7 29 (3.29%) Qualys
8 27 (3.06%) Intel Security
9 26 (2.95%) CheckPoint
10 20 (2.27%) IBM
10 20 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 17 (1.93%) Citrix
12 15 (1.70%) Symantec
13 13 (1.47%) Barracuda Networks
13 13 (1.47%) Tripwire
14 12 (1.36%) Cyber-Ark
14 12 (1.36%) Sun
15 10 (1.13%) EMC
15 10 (1.13%) Forcepoint
16 9 (1.02%) HP
East London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Market rates [negotiable]
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £445 - £490 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £372.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom
Interquest - IQ Tech
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago