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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
UK / England
Rank 341 257 344
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +87
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 248 420 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.88% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.16% 7.69% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 263 166
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £348 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £464 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £51.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.47% -

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
4807 5459 5642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.62% 11.43% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 3545 3494
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 168
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £50.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

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 26 February 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
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 26 February 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 -25 98 £481 -8.33% 48
South East -27 53 £475 +7.04% 21
Yorkshire +10 26 £463 +12.80% 8
South West 0 21 £450 - 9
East of England -13 16 £450 +5.88% 10
West Midlands +9 13 £363 -23.28% 9
North West -32 13 £588 +6.81% 9
East Midlands -8 4 £488 -9.30% 5
Midlands - 3 £500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 344 (60.03%) Information Security
2 233 (40.66%) CISSP
3 167 (29.14%) PCI DSS
4 138 (24.08%) Firewall
5 137 (23.91%) CISM
6 131 (22.86%) ITIL
7 126 (21.99%) Security Cleared
8 118 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
9 100 (17.45%) Risk Management
10 90 (15.71%) Security Management
10 90 (15.71%) Management Information System
11 89 (15.53%) SC Cleared
12 82 (14.31%) Finance
13 81 (14.14%) CISA
14 74 (12.91%) Cisco
15 70 (12.22%) Data Protection
16 69 (12.04%) Information Security Management
17 67 (11.69%) SIEM
18 66 (11.52%) Information Assurance
19 65 (11.34%) ISMS
19 65 (11.34%) Microsoft
19 65 (11.34%) Security Architecture
20 63 (10.99%) Security Operations
21 59 (10.30%) Degree
22 57 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
22 57 (9.95%) Project Management
23 55 (9.60%) Windows
24 53 (9.25%) VMware
24 53 (9.25%) Penetration Testing
25 52 (9.08%) CheckPoint

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 10 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.22%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.87%) Apache
3 5 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.87%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.35%) IIS
4 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.17%) JBoss
5 1 (0.17%) Liferay
5 1 (0.17%) nginx
5 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.17%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.44%) MS Office
3 10 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.40%) MS Project
5 7 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.06%) SaaS
4 18 (3.14%) IaaS
5 15 (2.62%) Office 365
6 12 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.75%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.70%) PaaS
8 4 (0.70%) Yammer
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.17%) G Suite
10 1 (0.17%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 138 (24.08%) Firewall
2 48 (8.38%) Network Security
3 38 (6.63%) WAN
4 33 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 32 (5.58%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (5.58%) LAN
6 24 (4.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 24 (4.19%) NetScaler
6 24 (4.19%) Wireless
7 17 (2.97%) Internet
7 17 (2.97%) VPN
8 15 (2.62%) DNS
8 15 (2.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 11 (1.92%) WebEx
10 10 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (1.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (1.57%) IP Telephony
12 8 (1.40%) 3G
12 8 (1.40%) LTE
12 8 (1.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.44%) NonStop SQL
2 13 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.70%) MySQL
3 4 (0.70%) Star Schema
4 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.35%) DB2
5 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.17%) Big Data
6 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.17%) MSI
2 1 (0.17%) Redmine
General
1 82 (14.31%) Finance
2 35 (6.11%) Legal
2 35 (6.11%) Retail
3 22 (3.84%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.27%) Marketing
5 11 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.22%) Banking
7 4 (0.70%) Electronics
8 3 (0.52%) Back Office
8 3 (0.52%) Military
9 2 (0.35%) Law
9 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (21.29%) Analyst
2 104 (18.15%) Consultant
3 100 (17.45%) Architect
4 94 (16.40%) Security Manager
5 86 (15.01%) Security Analyst
6 71 (12.39%) Security Consultant
7 67 (11.69%) Security Architect
8 49 (8.55%) Information Security Manager
9 47 (8.20%) Information Manager
10 36 (6.28%) Information Analyst
11 35 (6.11%) Information Security Analyst
11 35 (6.11%) Security Engineer
12 31 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
13 27 (4.71%) IT Analyst
13 27 (4.71%) Security Specialist
14 26 (4.54%) Information Assurance Consultant
15 23 (4.01%) Network Engineer
16 19 (3.32%) Project Manager
17 18 (3.14%) IT Consultant
17 18 (3.14%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.36%) Web Services
2 9 (1.57%) SAML
3 5 (0.87%) .NET
4 4 (0.70%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.70%) COM
5 2 (0.35%) REST
6 1 (0.17%) CGI
6 1 (0.17%) Django
6 1 (0.17%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.17%) Kafka
6 1 (0.17%) LAMP
6 1 (0.17%) Middleware
6 1 (0.17%) OAuth
6 1 (0.17%) OpenID
6 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.17%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) Velocity
6 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.71%) Management Information System
2 45 (7.85%) CESG
3 32 (5.58%) Data Centre
4 29 (5.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 26 (4.54%) Data Protection Act
6 22 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (3.84%) CESG CLAS
7 21 (3.66%) Cyber Defence
8 20 (3.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 18 (3.14%) PKI
10 14 (2.44%) Reference Data
11 13 (2.27%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.75%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.40%) BYOD
13 8 (1.40%) NHS
14 7 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
15 6 (1.05%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
16 5 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.60%) Windows
2 35 (6.11%) Linux
3 20 (3.49%) Unix
4 18 (3.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (60.03%) Information Security
2 131 (22.86%) ITIL
3 118 (20.59%) Cybersecurity
4 100 (17.45%) Risk Management
5 90 (15.71%) Security Management
6 70 (12.22%) Data Protection
7 69 (12.04%) Information Security Management
8 67 (11.69%) SIEM
9 66 (11.52%) Information Assurance
10 65 (11.34%) ISMS
10 65 (11.34%) Security Architecture
11 63 (10.99%) Security Operations
12 57 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (9.95%) Project Management
13 53 (9.25%) Penetration Testing
14 47 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
15 40 (6.98%) Incident Management
16 39 (6.81%) PRINCE2
16 39 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 39 (6.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.79%) SQL
2 6 (1.05%) Java
3 5 (0.87%) Perl
3 5 (0.87%) Python
4 4 (0.70%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.70%) Ruby
5 3 (0.52%) C
6 2 (0.35%) PHP
6 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.17%) C#
7 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.17%) Scala
7 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 233 (40.66%) CISSP
2 137 (23.91%) CISM
3 126 (21.99%) Security Cleared
4 89 (15.53%) SC Cleared
5 81 (14.14%) CISA
6 59 (10.30%) Degree
7 51 (8.90%) CLAS
8 30 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (5.06%) CISMP
9 29 (5.06%) SANS
10 28 (4.89%) CRISC
11 25 (4.36%) DV Cleared
12 23 (4.01%) CESG Certified Professional
13 22 (3.84%) CEH
14 20 (3.49%) CCSP
15 16 (2.79%) ISEB
16 14 (2.44%) GIAC
17 13 (2.27%) SSCP
18 12 (2.09%) PCI QSA
19 10 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (29.14%) PCI DSS
2 47 (8.20%) COBIT
3 33 (5.76%) ISO27002
4 30 (5.24%) GDPR
5 27 (4.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 24 (4.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (2.62%) RMADS
8 11 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
8 11 (1.92%) SLA
9 9 (1.57%) ISO 9001
9 9 (1.57%) ISO22301
10 7 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (1.05%) QA
12 5 (0.87%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.87%) PMO
13 4 (0.70%) GPG13
13 4 (0.70%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.52%) BS25999
14 3 (0.52%) ISO 14001
14 3 (0.52%) ISO19770
System Software
1 34 (5.93%) Active Directory
1 34 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.27%) vSphere
4 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 10 (1.75%) XenServer
5 9 (1.57%) BitLocker
6 8 (1.40%) vCloud
7 3 (0.52%) Snort
8 2 (0.35%) Docker
8 2 (0.35%) 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%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (3.14%) McAfee ePO
2 17 (2.97%) Nessus
3 13 (2.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 8 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 6 (1.05%) SCCM
6 5 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (0.70%) Puppet
7 4 (0.70%) SCOM
8 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.35%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.35%) Ansible
9 2 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (12.91%) Cisco
2 65 (11.34%) Microsoft
3 53 (9.25%) VMware
4 52 (9.08%) CheckPoint
5 34 (5.93%) Palo Alto
6 32 (5.58%) Splunk
7 26 (4.54%) Juniper
8 22 (3.84%) F5
8 22 (3.84%) Oracle
9 21 (3.66%) Citrix
9 21 (3.66%) Intel Security
10 18 (3.14%) SAP
11 17 (2.97%) FireEye
12 14 (2.44%) Tufin
13 13 (2.27%) AlienVault
13 13 (2.27%) Blue Coat
13 13 (2.27%) Red Hat
13 13 (2.27%) TippingPoint
14 11 (1.92%) Qualys
15 8 (1.40%) SolarWinds
London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £515 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contingency Team
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Martin & Conley
Rate: £8.50 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Tangent International
Posted: 3 days ago