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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 280 356 326
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -30
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 382 219 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.50% 5.62% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 132 122
Average daily rate
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£415 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £394 £429
% change year-on-year
+5.39% -8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year
+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
4020 3897 3232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 8.12% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2407 2015
Average daily rate £415 £400 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £582 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 184 100
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £11.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.05 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +18.30%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +77 138 £450 +2.85% 39
South East -9 79 £425 +3.03% 24
North West +31 66 £338 -10.00% 30
South West +19 31 £480 -7.69% 10
East of England +12 19 £400 +79.77% 5
West Midlands -5 15 £325 -27.77% 7
Yorkshire -19 13 £300 -17.80% 11
East Midlands -9 11 £425 +6.25% 3
North East -7 7 £313 - 4
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 340 (52.63%) Information Security
2 230 (35.60%) CISSP
3 207 (32.04%) ITIL
4 167 (25.85%) CISM
5 141 (21.83%) Risk Management
6 139 (21.52%) PCI DSS
7 127 (19.66%) Firewall
8 119 (18.42%) Management Information System
9 107 (16.56%) Security Cleared
10 105 (16.25%) Finance
11 88 (13.62%) Security Management
12 84 (13.00%) Data Protection
13 79 (12.23%) CISA
14 76 (11.76%) SC Cleared
14 76 (11.76%) Security Architecture
15 75 (11.61%) Microsoft
16 73 (11.30%) Network Security
16 73 (11.30%) ISMS
16 73 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
17 72 (11.15%) Windows
18 65 (10.06%) Data Centre
19 64 (9.91%) Active Directory
20 62 (9.60%) Information Security Management
21 61 (9.44%) PRINCE2
22 56 (8.67%) Cisco
23 55 (8.51%) WAN
24 53 (8.20%) Degree
25 52 (8.05%) SIEM
26 51 (7.89%) PKI
27 50 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 26 (4.02%) IIS
2 16 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.17%) CMS
4 13 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.62%) Node.js
6 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.31%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Lync
9 1 (0.15%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.62%) MS Office
6 3 (0.46%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Summit
2 4 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.86%) SaaS
1 12 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.93%) PaaS
4 5 (0.77%) Office 365
5 4 (0.62%) IaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 127 (19.66%) Firewall
2 73 (11.30%) Network Security
3 55 (8.51%) WAN
4 41 (6.35%) LAN
5 39 (6.04%) VPN
6 36 (5.57%) SSL
7 33 (5.11%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (4.80%) SAN
9 25 (3.87%) TCP/IP
10 22 (3.41%) Internet
11 17 (2.63%) DNS
12 16 (2.48%) VLAN
13 15 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (2.17%) MPLS
14 14 (2.17%) Wireless
15 8 (1.24%) VoIP
15 8 (1.24%) Broadband
15 8 (1.24%) iSCSI
16 7 (1.08%) SMTP
16 7 (1.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.08%) MySQL
2 7 (1.08%) Big Data
3 4 (0.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.31%) DB2
4 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.15%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.15%) QlikView
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.46%) Ant
2 3 (0.46%) PVCS
2 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.46%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.15%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.15%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 105 (16.25%) Finance
2 37 (5.73%) Retail
3 33 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.18%) Manufacturing
5 25 (3.87%) Legal
6 20 (3.10%) Banking
7 10 (1.55%) Law
8 8 (1.24%) Games
9 6 (0.93%) Local Government
9 6 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.93%) Marketing
10 5 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.62%) Advertising
12 3 (0.46%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) International Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 180 (27.86%) Analyst
2 130 (20.12%) Security Analyst
3 120 (18.58%) Consultant
4 99 (15.33%) Security Consultant
5 94 (14.55%) Architect
6 65 (10.06%) Security Manager
7 53 (8.20%) Information Analyst
8 52 (8.05%) Information Security Analyst
9 49 (7.59%) Security Architect
10 37 (5.73%) Information Manager
11 33 (5.11%) Technical Analyst
12 32 (4.95%) Information Security Manager
13 30 (4.64%) Security Officer
14 29 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
15 22 (3.41%) Information Security Officer
16 18 (2.79%) Business Analyst
17 16 (2.48%) Head of Security
18 15 (2.32%) Service Manager
18 15 (2.32%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.02%) Web Services
2 17 (2.63%) .NET
3 16 (2.48%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.24%) JSP
5 4 (0.62%) Middleware
6 3 (0.46%) Servlets
6 3 (0.46%) SOAP
6 3 (0.46%) CORBA
7 2 (0.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.31%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.15%) XML
8 1 (0.15%) ODBC
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 119 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 65 (10.06%) Data Centre
3 51 (7.89%) PKI
4 35 (5.42%) Data Protection Act
5 33 (5.11%) CESG
6 31 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (3.87%) RMADS
8 14 (2.17%) GIS
8 14 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 13 (2.01%) CESG CLAS
10 12 (1.86%) Replication
11 11 (1.70%) Fat Client
11 11 (1.70%) Cryptography
11 11 (1.70%) Thin Client
12 10 (1.55%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.55%) Smart Meter
13 9 (1.39%) DTV
13 9 (1.39%) NHS
14 8 (1.24%) Public Cloud
15 7 (1.08%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 72 (11.15%) Windows
2 22 (3.41%) Linux
3 19 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.17%) UNIX
7 11 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) Android
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (52.63%) Information Security
2 207 (32.04%) ITIL
3 141 (21.83%) Risk Management
4 88 (13.62%) Security Management
5 84 (13.00%) Data Protection
6 76 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 73 (11.30%) ISMS
7 73 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
8 62 (9.60%) Information Security Management
9 61 (9.44%) PRINCE2
10 52 (8.05%) SIEM
11 50 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (7.43%) Cyber Security
13 46 (7.12%) Project Management
14 45 (6.97%) Migration
14 45 (6.97%) Vulnerability Management
14 45 (6.97%) Information Assurance
15 43 (6.66%) Service Management
16 41 (6.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 39 (6.04%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (4.02%) SQL
2 13 (2.01%) C#
3 12 (1.86%) VB
4 8 (1.24%) Java
5 7 (1.08%) C
6 4 (0.62%) Perl
7 3 (0.46%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.46%) Smalltalk
8 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby
9 1 (0.15%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) PHP
9 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 230 (35.60%) CISSP
2 167 (25.85%) CISM
3 107 (16.56%) Security Cleared
4 79 (12.23%) CISA
5 76 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 53 (8.20%) Degree
7 36 (5.57%) CRISC
8 34 (5.26%) CISMP
8 34 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (3.56%) GIAC
11 20 (3.10%) DV Cleared
12 17 (2.63%) ISEB
13 16 (2.48%) MCSE
13 16 (2.48%) CCENT
14 12 (1.86%) CCNA
15 11 (1.70%) CEH
16 10 (1.55%) PMI Certification
16 10 (1.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (21.52%) PCI DSS
2 35 (5.42%) QA
2 35 (5.42%) COBIT
3 31 (4.80%) ISO 9001
4 25 (3.87%) ISO 9000
5 24 (3.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (2.94%) SLA
7 16 (2.48%) ISO 14001
8 15 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 7 (1.08%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.93%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.93%) BS7799
11 3 (0.46%) BS25999
12 2 (0.31%) EMIR
13 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.15%) COSO
13 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.15%) TickIT
13 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 64 (9.91%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.32%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.86%) vSphere
5 10 (1.55%) BitLocker
6 9 (1.39%) XenApp
7 7 (1.08%) MetaFrame
7 7 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (0.93%) vCloud
9 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.46%) XenServer
10 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.31%) NFS
10 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.31%) Snort
10 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.15%) Samba
11 1 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 14 (2.17%) SCCM
2 8 (1.24%) Nagios
3 7 (1.08%) Puppet
4 4 (0.62%) SmokePing
4 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.62%) Cacti
4 4 (0.62%) OpenView
4 4 (0.62%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.31%) OVSD
5 2 (0.31%) Nessus
5 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) Opsview
6 1 (0.15%) Icinga
6 1 (0.15%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) MOM
6 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 75 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.67%) Cisco
3 49 (7.59%) Citrix
4 48 (7.43%) VMware
5 40 (6.19%) CheckPoint
6 27 (4.18%) Clearswift
6 27 (4.18%) Kaspersky
7 20 (3.10%) AppSense
8 19 (2.94%) SAP
9 16 (2.48%) HP
10 15 (2.32%) McAfee
11 13 (2.01%) Juniper
12 11 (1.70%) Websense
12 11 (1.70%) Wyse
12 11 (1.70%) ArcSight
13 10 (1.55%) Splunk
14 8 (1.24%) CommVault
14 8 (1.24%) IBM
14 8 (1.24%) Oracle
15 7 (1.08%) Dell
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Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
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Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per month + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CHM Recruit
Rate: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum circa (pro rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
TD Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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