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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 255 344 385
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +41
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 409 265 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.95% 6.00% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 158 118
Average daily rate £475 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £673 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
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
4568 4416 4069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.68% 9.38% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2864 2741 2391
Average daily rate £425 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 162 158
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £11.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £48.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

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 12 February 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
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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +46 140 £525 +10.52% 51
South East +48 98 £431 +6.15% 32
North West +22 56 £538 +31.90% 25
South West -14 32 £448 -33.45% 14
Yorkshire -4 27 £410 +2.50% 9
East of England +14 26 £425 +25.92% 6
East Midlands +2 21 £538 +164.77% 4
West Midlands -7 8 £475 - 12
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 481 (59.09%) Information Security
2 317 (38.94%) CISSP
3 246 (30.22%) PCI DSS
4 185 (22.73%) CISM
5 164 (20.15%) Risk Management
6 147 (18.06%) Finance
7 142 (17.44%) Security Cleared
8 138 (16.95%) ITIL
9 134 (16.46%) Firewall
10 127 (15.60%) Security Management
11 125 (15.36%) CISA
12 122 (14.99%) Management Information System
13 120 (14.74%) Information Assurance
14 117 (14.37%) Data Protection
15 89 (10.93%) RMADS
16 87 (10.69%) CLAS
17 85 (10.44%) Information Security Management
18 84 (10.32%) Degree
19 83 (10.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
20 81 (9.95%) Risk Assessment
21 80 (9.83%) SC Cleared
22 79 (9.71%) Security Architecture
23 77 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
24 76 (9.34%) Cybersecurity
25 65 (7.99%) COBIT
26 64 (7.86%) Windows
26 64 (7.86%) SIEM
27 62 (7.62%) Network Security
27 62 (7.62%) Cisco
28 60 (7.37%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 48 (5.90%) IIS
2 20 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.49%) Apache
6 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 26 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.60%) MS Office
4 10 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.86%) MS Project
6 6 (0.74%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.61%) CA PPM
2 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.37%) Relativity
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (2.09%) PaaS
2 16 (1.97%) IaaS
3 14 (1.72%) SaaS
4 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.74%) Office 365
6 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 134 (16.46%) Firewall
2 62 (7.62%) Network Security
3 50 (6.14%) Internet
4 45 (5.53%) VPN
5 33 (4.05%) TCP/IP
6 31 (3.81%) WAN
7 26 (3.19%) SAN
8 21 (2.58%) LAN
9 20 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (2.21%) DNS
11 13 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (1.60%) SSL
12 10 (1.23%) DHCP
12 10 (1.23%) SMTP
13 9 (1.11%) MPLS
14 8 (0.98%) Wireless
15 6 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.74%) DMZ
15 6 (0.74%) SNMP
15 6 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.74%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (0.61%) Big Data
4 5 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.49%) DataStage
5 4 (0.49%) MySQL
5 4 (0.49%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (0.25%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.12%) DB2
7 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.25%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.12%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.12%) MSI
3 1 (0.12%) Selenium
3 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 147 (18.06%) Finance
2 48 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.53%) Legal
4 31 (3.81%) Retail
5 28 (3.44%) Banking
6 12 (1.47%) Billing
6 12 (1.47%) Publishing
7 11 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.86%) Advertising
9 7 (0.86%) Games
9 7 (0.86%) Law
10 5 (0.61%) Automotive
10 5 (0.61%) Marketing
11 4 (0.49%) Back Office
11 4 (0.49%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.25%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (30.96%) Consultant
2 187 (22.97%) Security Consultant
3 151 (18.55%) Analyst
4 130 (15.97%) Security Analyst
5 117 (14.37%) Architect
6 98 (12.04%) Security Manager
7 85 (10.44%) Information Security Consultant
8 77 (9.46%) Security Architect
9 63 (7.74%) Information Analyst
10 60 (7.37%) Information Security Analyst
11 49 (6.02%) Information Manager
12 45 (5.53%) Information Security Manager
12 45 (5.53%) Security Specialist
13 34 (4.18%) IT Analyst
14 33 (4.05%) Information Assurance Consultant
14 33 (4.05%) IT Security Analyst
15 30 (3.69%) Project Manager
16 29 (3.56%) IT Consultant
16 29 (3.56%) IT Security Consultant
17 28 (3.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.60%) Web Services
2 9 (1.11%) HTML
3 8 (0.98%) CSS
3 8 (0.98%) jQuery
4 7 (0.86%) J2EE
5 6 (0.74%) AngularJS
5 6 (0.74%) HTML5
5 6 (0.74%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (0.74%) Spring
5 6 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (0.49%) .NET
7 2 (0.25%) XML
8 1 (0.12%) COM
8 1 (0.12%) MFC
8 1 (0.12%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.12%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (14.99%) Management Information System
2 47 (5.77%) PKI
3 42 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.18%) CESG
5 33 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.56%) Data Protection Act
7 15 (1.84%) Security Operations Centre
8 12 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.35%) Cryptography
9 11 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
10 10 (1.23%) Smart Meter
11 9 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
11 9 (1.11%) Clustering
11 9 (1.11%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 8 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 8 (0.98%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.86%) Windows
2 27 (3.32%) Linux
3 22 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (2.21%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.97%) Unix
6 13 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.61%) Android
9 4 (0.49%) Solaris
10 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.37%) zOS
11 2 (0.25%) VMS
12 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (59.09%) Information Security
2 164 (20.15%) Risk Management
3 138 (16.95%) ITIL
4 127 (15.60%) Security Management
5 120 (14.74%) Information Assurance
6 117 (14.37%) Data Protection
7 85 (10.44%) Information Security Management
8 81 (9.95%) Risk Assessment
9 79 (9.71%) Security Architecture
10 77 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 76 (9.34%) Cybersecurity
12 64 (7.86%) SIEM
13 57 (7.00%) Penetration Testing
14 55 (6.76%) ISMS
15 54 (6.63%) Project Management
16 53 (6.51%) Incident Management
17 47 (5.77%) Security Operations
17 47 (5.77%) TOGAF
18 44 (5.41%) Business Continuity
19 41 (5.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.19%) Java
2 25 (3.07%) SQL
3 17 (2.09%) C
4 8 (0.98%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.74%) VB
6 5 (0.61%) PHP
7 4 (0.49%) Perl
7 4 (0.49%) Python
8 3 (0.37%) C++
8 3 (0.37%) Ruby
9 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 317 (38.94%) CISSP
2 185 (22.73%) CISM
3 142 (17.44%) Security Cleared
4 125 (15.36%) CISA
5 87 (10.69%) CLAS
6 84 (10.32%) Degree
7 80 (9.83%) SC Cleared
8 56 (6.88%) CESG Certified Professional
9 55 (6.76%) DV Cleared
10 33 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (3.32%) CCNA
12 26 (3.19%) GIAC
13 22 (2.70%) IISP
14 21 (2.58%) CCNP
15 20 (2.46%) CISMP
15 20 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (2.33%) SANS
17 15 (1.84%) CRISC
18 12 (1.47%) CEH
18 12 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (30.22%) PCI DSS
2 89 (10.93%) RMADS
3 83 (10.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 65 (7.99%) COBIT
5 58 (7.13%) ISO 9001
6 56 (6.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 30 (3.69%) ISO27002
8 29 (3.56%) QA
9 27 (3.32%) JSP 440
10 18 (2.21%) ISO27005
11 14 (1.72%) COSO
11 14 (1.72%) ISO22301
12 12 (1.47%) ISAE 3402
12 12 (1.47%) SLA
13 8 (0.98%) TickIT
14 7 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
15 6 (0.74%) ISO 14001
15 6 (0.74%) ISO 9000
16 5 (0.61%) BS7799
16 5 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 40 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.49%) vSphere
4 4 (0.49%) XenServer
5 3 (0.37%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.37%) vCloud
6 1 (0.12%) Firmware
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.12%) RACF
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.35%) Nessus
2 9 (1.11%) SCCM
3 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (0.49%) SmoothWall
5 3 (0.37%) QRadar
6 2 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.12%) Nmap
7 1 (0.12%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 62 (7.62%) Cisco
2 60 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.42%) Oracle
4 30 (3.69%) VMware
5 28 (3.44%) IBM
6 27 (3.32%) CheckPoint
7 20 (2.46%) HP
8 14 (1.72%) Citrix
9 13 (1.60%) ArcSight
9 13 (1.60%) Dell
9 13 (1.60%) F5
10 11 (1.35%) EMC
11 10 (1.23%) Splunk
12 9 (1.11%) Intel Security
12 9 (1.11%) Qualys
13 8 (0.98%) Juniper
13 8 (0.98%) Tripwire
14 7 (0.86%) Altiris
14 7 (0.86%) NetApp
14 7 (0.86%) Sun
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