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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
UK / England
Rank 340 248 359
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +111
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 238 415 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.91% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.80% 8.84% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 247 126
Median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 2
Median hourly rate £60.00 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
4105 4693 4229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.88% 10.25% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2678 2941 2643
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 185 162
Median hourly rate £23.34 £41.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +88.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.80 £10.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £56.00 £52.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 -53 83 £503 -4.28% 55
South East -36 48 £525 +16.66% 18
South West +15 39 £450 +5.88% 12
North West -15 20 £575 +50.52% 13
Yorkshire +6 17 £450 +9.75% 12
West Midlands +1 14 £488 +3.17% 7
East of England -17 11 £363 -17.14% 7
Midlands - 3 £500 -
North East -13 1 £250 -50.00% 1
East Midlands -16 1 - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 361 (59.87%) Information Security
2 254 (42.12%) CISSP
3 174 (28.86%) CISM
4 170 (28.19%) PCI DSS
5 146 (24.21%) Firewall
6 144 (23.88%) Security Cleared
7 130 (21.56%) ITIL
8 129 (21.39%) Cybersecurity
9 111 (18.41%) Management Information System
10 104 (17.25%) Risk Management
11 100 (16.58%) SC Cleared
12 93 (15.42%) Cisco
13 90 (14.93%) Finance
13 90 (14.93%) Security Management
14 86 (14.26%) Security Operations
15 85 (14.10%) CISA
16 77 (12.77%) SIEM
17 71 (11.77%) Data Protection
18 69 (11.44%) Information Security Management
19 67 (11.11%) Microsoft
19 67 (11.11%) ISMS
20 63 (10.45%) Degree
20 63 (10.45%) Security Architecture
21 61 (10.12%) VMware
22 59 (9.78%) Project Management
23 57 (9.45%) Risk Assessment
24 56 (9.29%) Windows
24 56 (9.29%) Information Assurance
25 55 (9.12%) Network Security
25 55 (9.12%) Penetration Testing

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 11 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.00%) Apache
5 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.33%) IIS
6 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) Liferay
7 1 (0.17%) nginx
7 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.17%) SAS
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.49%) MS Office
3 6 (1.00%) MS Project
4 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) SAP hybris
2 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.33%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.48%) SaaS
4 16 (2.65%) IaaS
5 12 (1.99%) Office 365
6 10 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.00%) Yammer
8 4 (0.66%) GitHub
8 4 (0.66%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.33%) PaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.17%) Route 53
10 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 146 (24.21%) Firewall
2 55 (9.12%) Network Security
3 48 (7.96%) Cisco ASA
3 48 (7.96%) WAN
4 41 (6.80%) TCP/IP
5 38 (6.30%) LAN
6 34 (5.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 24 (3.98%) NetScaler
8 20 (3.32%) Wireless
9 19 (3.15%) Internet
10 15 (2.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 13 (2.16%) VPN
12 11 (1.82%) DNS
13 10 (1.66%) Cisco ISE
14 9 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (1.49%) IP Telephony
14 9 (1.49%) WebEx
15 8 (1.33%) 3G
15 8 (1.33%) 4G
15 8 (1.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.32%) NonStop SQL
2 12 (1.99%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.50%) Star Schema
4 2 (0.33%) Big Data
4 2 (0.33%) DB2
4 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.33%) MySQL
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.66%) JIRA
2 3 (0.50%) MSI
3 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.17%) Redmine
General
1 90 (14.93%) Finance
2 40 (6.63%) Retail
3 37 (6.14%) Legal
4 23 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.99%) Marketing
6 11 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.33%) Banking
8 5 (0.83%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Automotive
9 3 (0.50%) Back Office
9 3 (0.50%) Electronics
9 3 (0.50%) Military
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (20.23%) Security Manager
2 107 (17.74%) Consultant
3 105 (17.41%) Architect
4 100 (16.58%) Analyst
5 84 (13.93%) Security Consultant
6 73 (12.11%) Security Analyst
7 71 (11.77%) Security Architect
8 67 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
9 64 (10.61%) Information Manager
10 33 (5.47%) Information Analyst
10 33 (5.47%) Security Engineer
11 32 (5.31%) Information Security Analyst
12 30 (4.98%) Information Security Consultant
12 30 (4.98%) Security Officer
13 25 (4.15%) Network Engineer
13 25 (4.15%) Security Specialist
14 22 (3.65%) Information Security Officer
15 21 (3.48%) Information Assurance Consultant
15 21 (3.48%) Information Officer
16 20 (3.32%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.65%) Web Services
2 10 (1.66%) SAML
3 8 (1.33%) COM
4 4 (0.66%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.50%) .NET
6 2 (0.33%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.33%) REST
7 1 (0.17%) CGI
7 1 (0.17%) Django
7 1 (0.17%) Kafka
7 1 (0.17%) LAMP
7 1 (0.17%) Middleware
7 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (18.41%) Management Information System
2 43 (7.13%) CESG
3 32 (5.31%) Security Operations Centre
4 30 (4.98%) Data Centre
5 29 (4.81%) Data Protection Act
6 27 (4.48%) PKI
7 26 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (3.65%) Cyber Defence
9 19 (3.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 15 (2.49%) CESG CLAS
11 13 (2.16%) Computer Science
11 13 (2.16%) Reference Data
12 10 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.66%) NHS
12 10 (1.66%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
14 6 (1.00%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.83%) BYOD
15 5 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (0.83%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.29%) Windows
2 35 (5.80%) Linux
3 24 (3.98%) Unix
4 15 (2.49%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.17%) NetWare
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (59.87%) Information Security
2 130 (21.56%) ITIL
3 129 (21.39%) Cybersecurity
4 104 (17.25%) Risk Management
5 90 (14.93%) Security Management
6 86 (14.26%) Security Operations
7 77 (12.77%) SIEM
8 71 (11.77%) Data Protection
9 69 (11.44%) Information Security Management
10 67 (11.11%) ISMS
11 63 (10.45%) Security Architecture
12 59 (9.78%) Project Management
13 57 (9.45%) Risk Assessment
14 56 (9.29%) Information Assurance
15 55 (9.12%) Penetration Testing
16 53 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
17 52 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 48 (7.96%) Incident Management
18 48 (7.96%) PRINCE2
19 43 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.82%) SQL
2 6 (1.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.83%) Perl
3 5 (0.83%) Python
4 4 (0.66%) Java
4 4 (0.66%) Ruby
5 3 (0.50%) C
6 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.17%) C#
7 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.17%) PHP
7 1 (0.17%) Scala
7 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 254 (42.12%) CISSP
2 174 (28.86%) CISM
3 144 (23.88%) Security Cleared
4 100 (16.58%) SC Cleared
5 85 (14.10%) CISA
6 63 (10.45%) Degree
7 45 (7.46%) CLAS
8 37 (6.14%) DV Cleared
9 35 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (5.14%) CISMP
11 25 (4.15%) CRISC
12 24 (3.98%) CEH
13 22 (3.65%) CESG Certified Professional
14 21 (3.48%) SANS
15 20 (3.32%) CCSP
15 20 (3.32%) ISEB
16 14 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
16 14 (2.32%) GIAC
16 14 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
17 13 (2.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (28.19%) PCI DSS
2 48 (7.96%) COBIT
3 26 (4.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 26 (4.31%) ISO27002
4 25 (4.15%) RMADS
5 16 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (1.99%) ISO 9001
7 11 (1.82%) QA
8 10 (1.66%) GDPR
8 10 (1.66%) ISO22301
9 9 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (1.49%) SLA
10 6 (1.00%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.66%) GPG13
12 3 (0.50%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
13 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.17%) BS25999
14 1 (0.17%) ISO19770
14 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 45 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.48%) vSphere
3 25 (4.15%) Active Directory
4 16 (2.65%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.66%) vCloud
5 10 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (1.66%) XenDesktop
5 10 (1.66%) XenServer
6 8 (1.33%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.50%) Snort
8 2 (0.33%) Docker
8 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (4.81%) Nessus
2 25 (4.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 15 (2.49%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (1.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (0.83%) SCCM
6 4 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.66%) SmoothWall
6 4 (0.66%) vRealize
7 3 (0.50%) Ansible
7 3 (0.50%) ArcSight ESM
7 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.50%) Puppet
7 3 (0.50%) SCOM
7 3 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.33%) Packer
8 2 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (15.42%) Cisco
2 67 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 61 (10.12%) VMware
4 55 (9.12%) CheckPoint
5 34 (5.64%) Palo Alto
6 29 (4.81%) Oracle
7 27 (4.48%) Splunk
8 25 (4.15%) AlienVault
9 24 (3.98%) Juniper
10 22 (3.65%) SAP
11 21 (3.48%) F5
12 17 (2.82%) Citrix
12 17 (2.82%) Intel Security
13 15 (2.49%) FireEye
14 13 (2.16%) Blue Coat
14 13 (2.16%) Red Hat
14 13 (2.16%) TippingPoint
15 10 (1.66%) HP
16 9 (1.49%) Fortinet
17 8 (1.33%) Qualys
City, London
Lennon Wright
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day £250 - £350 Per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Initial 3 months
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago