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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 285 335 373
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +38
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 383 286 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.07% 7.09% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 201 115
Average daily rate
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£470 £431 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.98% -1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £43.25 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.33% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £15.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £15.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+241.13% -23.07%
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
4222 4035 3670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.05% 8.04% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2723 2467 2233
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 193 138
Average hourly rate £20.82 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +14.28%

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 5 August 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
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 5 August 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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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 +44 155 £475 +3.26% 30
South East -14 64 £450 +5.88% 34
South West 0 52 £450 +5.88% 3
North West +9 44 £530 +17.77% 9
East of England +19 29 £400 +14.28% 13
Yorkshire -19 16 £450 +23.28% 8
East Midlands -10 10 £417 +1.06% 2
West Midlands +3 6 £488 -7.14% 4
North East -16 3 £450 -5.26% 3
Midlands - 1 £435 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 375 (50.95%) Information Security
2 277 (37.64%) CISSP
3 209 (28.40%) ITIL
4 182 (24.73%) CISM
5 159 (21.60%) Firewall
6 149 (20.24%) Finance
7 134 (18.21%) Risk Management
8 129 (17.53%) PCI DSS
9 118 (16.03%) Management Information System
10 98 (13.32%) Security Management
11 96 (13.04%) Security Cleared
12 94 (12.77%) Data Protection
13 93 (12.64%) Microsoft
14 92 (12.50%) CISA
15 91 (12.36%) Windows
16 89 (12.09%) Security Architecture
17 88 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
18 81 (11.01%) ISMS
18 81 (11.01%) Data Centre
19 79 (10.73%) Information Security Management
20 77 (10.46%) Cisco
21 75 (10.19%) Active Directory
22 74 (10.05%) Network Security
23 72 (9.78%) Project Management
24 70 (9.51%) SC Cleared
25 66 (8.97%) SIEM
26 63 (8.56%) PKI
27 61 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
27 61 (8.29%) VMware
27 61 (8.29%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 32 (4.35%) IIS
2 25 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.04%) CMS
4 14 (1.90%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.54%) Node.js
6 4 (0.54%) Apache
6 4 (0.54%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.41%) JBoss
7 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.14%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.63%) MS Office
4 8 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.41%) MS Project
6 3 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.54%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.41%) Summit
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.77%) SaaS
2 12 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.49%) PaaS
4 8 (1.09%) Office 365
5 6 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 159 (21.60%) Firewall
2 74 (10.05%) Network Security
3 56 (7.61%) WAN
4 48 (6.52%) SSL
5 42 (5.71%) VPN
6 39 (5.30%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (5.03%) LAN
8 35 (4.76%) SAN
9 31 (4.21%) Internet
10 23 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 21 (2.85%) Wireless
12 20 (2.72%) DNS
12 20 (2.72%) TCP/IP
12 20 (2.72%) VLAN
13 12 (1.63%) Broadband
13 12 (1.63%) MPLS
14 8 (1.09%) VoIP
15 7 (0.95%) LDAP
15 7 (0.95%) SNMP
15 7 (0.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.22%) Big Data
3 7 (0.95%) MySQL
4 5 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.41%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (0.41%) QlikView
6 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.27%) DB2
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.14%) JIRA
2 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 149 (20.24%) Finance
2 38 (5.16%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.48%) Retail
4 32 (4.35%) Banking
5 28 (3.80%) Legal
6 24 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.04%) Publishing
8 9 (1.22%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.95%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.82%) Games
10 6 (0.82%) Law
11 5 (0.68%) Local Government
12 4 (0.54%) Advertising
12 4 (0.54%) Marketing
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) International Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 175 (23.78%) Analyst
2 151 (20.52%) Consultant
3 127 (17.26%) Security Analyst
4 114 (15.49%) Security Consultant
5 110 (14.95%) Architect
6 88 (11.96%) Security Manager
7 57 (7.74%) Security Architect
8 50 (6.79%) Information Security Analyst
8 50 (6.79%) Information Analyst
9 37 (5.03%) Information Security Consultant
10 36 (4.89%) Technical Analyst
11 34 (4.62%) Information Manager
12 33 (4.48%) Information Security Manager
13 28 (3.80%) Project Manager
13 28 (3.80%) Security Officer
14 26 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (2.85%) Security Engineer
16 19 (2.58%) Service Manager
17 18 (2.45%) Security Specialist
18 17 (2.31%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.94%) Web Services
2 19 (2.58%) .NET
3 13 (1.77%) .NET Framework
4 6 (0.82%) JSP
4 6 (0.82%) HTML
5 5 (0.68%) XML
5 5 (0.68%) Spring
6 4 (0.54%) SOAP
6 4 (0.54%) HTML5
7 3 (0.41%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (0.41%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (0.41%) jQuery
7 3 (0.41%) CSS
8 2 (0.27%) XSD
8 2 (0.27%) XSLT
8 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.27%) WSDL
8 2 (0.27%) Middleware
9 1 (0.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 118 (16.03%) Management Information System
2 81 (11.01%) Data Centre
3 63 (8.56%) PKI
4 56 (7.61%) CESG
5 42 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
6 35 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (3.67%) RMADS
7 27 (3.67%) CESG CLAS
8 16 (2.17%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.04%) GIS
10 12 (1.63%) Fat Client
10 12 (1.63%) NHS
10 12 (1.63%) Thin Client
10 12 (1.63%) DTV
11 11 (1.49%) Replication
11 11 (1.49%) Smart Meter
12 9 (1.22%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.09%) Cryptography
13 8 (1.09%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 91 (12.36%) Windows
2 32 (4.35%) Linux
3 24 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.58%) UNIX
6 17 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.54%) Solaris
10 4 (0.54%) AIX
11 3 (0.41%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.27%) HPUX
12 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (50.95%) Information Security
2 209 (28.40%) ITIL
3 134 (18.21%) Risk Management
4 98 (13.32%) Security Management
5 94 (12.77%) Data Protection
6 89 (12.09%) Security Architecture
7 88 (11.96%) Penetration Testing
8 81 (11.01%) ISMS
9 79 (10.73%) Information Security Management
10 72 (9.78%) Project Management
11 66 (8.97%) SIEM
12 61 (8.29%) PRINCE2
12 61 (8.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 58 (7.88%) Cyber Security
14 55 (7.47%) Migration
15 52 (7.07%) TOGAF
15 52 (7.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 48 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
17 45 (6.11%) SABSA
18 44 (5.98%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (4.89%) SQL
2 21 (2.85%) C
3 14 (1.90%) C#
4 13 (1.77%) VB
5 10 (1.36%) Java
6 6 (0.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.27%) PHP
9 1 (0.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 277 (37.64%) CISSP
2 182 (24.73%) CISM
3 96 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 92 (12.50%) CISA
5 70 (9.51%) SC Cleared
6 45 (6.11%) Degree
7 39 (5.30%) ITIL Certification
8 38 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (4.48%) CISMP
10 31 (4.21%) CRISC
11 30 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (2.99%) MCSE
12 22 (2.99%) DV Cleared
13 21 (2.85%) GIAC
14 17 (2.31%) CCNP
14 17 (2.31%) CCNA
15 16 (2.17%) ISEB
15 16 (2.17%) CCENT
16 11 (1.49%) PMI Certification
17 10 (1.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (17.53%) PCI DSS
2 41 (5.57%) ISO 9001
3 40 (5.43%) QA
4 39 (5.30%) COBIT
5 27 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (3.67%) SLA
6 21 (2.85%) ISO 9000
7 9 (1.22%) BS7799
8 8 (1.09%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.95%) HIPAA
10 6 (0.82%) COSO
10 6 (0.82%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.27%) TickIT
12 2 (0.27%) BS25999
12 2 (0.27%) EMIR
13 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 75 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.77%) vSphere
5 10 (1.36%) BitLocker
6 9 (1.22%) XenApp
7 7 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (0.95%) MetaFrame
7 7 (0.95%) vCloud
8 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.41%) XenServer
9 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.27%) Firmware
9 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.27%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.27%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) Squid
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.90%) SCCM
2 8 (1.09%) Puppet
3 7 (0.95%) Nagios
4 5 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.54%) OpenView
5 4 (0.54%) Nessus
5 4 (0.54%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.54%) Cacti
5 4 (0.54%) SmokePing
6 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.27%) OVSD
7 1 (0.14%) WSUS
7 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.14%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.14%) Icinga
Vendors
1 93 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.46%) Cisco
3 61 (8.29%) VMware
4 56 (7.61%) CheckPoint
5 51 (6.93%) Citrix
6 31 (4.21%) Clearswift
7 30 (4.08%) Kaspersky
8 21 (2.85%) SAP
9 20 (2.72%) AppSense
10 19 (2.58%) Juniper
10 19 (2.58%) HP
11 17 (2.31%) Splunk
12 16 (2.17%) McAfee
13 12 (1.63%) Oracle
13 12 (1.63%) Cyber-Ark
14 11 (1.49%) Wyse
15 10 (1.36%) NetApp
16 9 (1.22%) CommVault
16 9 (1.22%) IBM
16 9 (1.22%) ArcSight
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £60.87 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS Health
Rate: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £475 - £535 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Circle Housing
Rate: From £33,274 to £38,988 per annum pro rata
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £37250.00 - £40000.00 per annum + (pro-rata over 6 months)
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago