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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 302 378 401
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +23
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 344 199 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.31% 5.63% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 127 106
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £390 £433
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.53 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.28% +27.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+76.28% +27.63%
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
4139 3532 4111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.79% 7.36% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2628 2186 2421
Average daily rate £410 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 121 211
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £11.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.75 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +55 158 £464 -2.36% 25
South East +6 81 £450 +15.38% 22
South West -9 34 £500 +14.28% 9
North West -15 20 £450 +20.00% 15
West Midlands -4 15 £525 +31.25% 5
East of England -8 15 £350 -10.25% 7
Yorkshire 0 13 £390 -25.71% 15
East Midlands +6 5 £413 +8.55% 1
North East -40 2 £425 +41.66% 3
Midlands - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 325 (53.81%) Information Security
2 232 (38.41%) CISSP
3 179 (29.64%) ITIL
4 144 (23.84%) Risk Management
5 129 (21.36%) CISM
6 107 (17.72%) Finance
7 103 (17.05%) PCI DSS
7 103 (17.05%) Security Cleared
8 87 (14.40%) Firewall
9 82 (13.58%) Management Information System
10 79 (13.08%) Security Management
11 77 (12.75%) Information Assurance
11 77 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
12 76 (12.58%) Security Architecture
13 69 (11.42%) SC Cleared
14 67 (11.09%) CISA
14 67 (11.09%) Microsoft
15 66 (10.93%) Service Management
16 65 (10.76%) Data Protection
17 62 (10.26%) Network Security
17 62 (10.26%) Degree
17 62 (10.26%) ISO 9001
18 60 (9.93%) Windows
19 59 (9.77%) PRINCE2
20 56 (9.27%) ISMS
21 55 (9.11%) Cisco
22 54 (8.94%) Internet
23 53 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
23 53 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
24 52 (8.61%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 19 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.65%) IIS
3 9 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.50%) Lync
4 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.33%) SAS
5 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) Documentum
6 1 (0.17%) CICS
6 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.47%) MS Office
2 19 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.82%) MS Project
5 8 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.15%) assyst
2 10 (1.66%) Summit
3 5 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.65%) IaaS
2 5 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.83%) SaaS
2 5 (0.83%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 87 (14.40%) Firewall
2 62 (10.26%) Network Security
3 54 (8.94%) Internet
4 27 (4.47%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.30%) DNS
6 23 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (3.31%) DHCP
8 19 (3.15%) SAN
9 15 (2.48%) LDAP
9 15 (2.48%) Intranet
9 15 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (1.99%) Broadband
10 12 (1.99%) WAN
11 11 (1.82%) VLAN
12 9 (1.49%) LAN
13 7 (1.16%) Wireless
13 7 (1.16%) MPLS
13 7 (1.16%) NAS
14 6 (0.99%) VPN
15 4 (0.66%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.33%) SSDT
6 2 (0.33%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (0.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.17%) DB2
7 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) Hudson
2 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 107 (17.72%) Finance
2 52 (8.61%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.96%) Law
4 30 (4.97%) Banking
5 24 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.31%) Retail
7 15 (2.48%) Legal
8 10 (1.66%) Publishing
9 6 (0.99%) Games
9 6 (0.99%) Marketing
10 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.83%) Electronics
11 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.50%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Local Government
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (24.83%) Consultant
2 109 (18.05%) Analyst
2 109 (18.05%) Security Consultant
3 79 (13.08%) Security Analyst
4 73 (12.09%) Architect
5 64 (10.60%) Security Manager
6 43 (7.12%) Security Architect
7 40 (6.62%) Information Manager
8 37 (6.13%) Information Security Consultant
9 35 (5.79%) Information Security Manager
10 33 (5.46%) Information Security Analyst
10 33 (5.46%) Project Manager
10 33 (5.46%) Information Analyst
11 28 (4.64%) Security Specialist
12 20 (3.31%) IT Security Consultant
12 20 (3.31%) IT Consultant
13 17 (2.81%) Service Manager
13 17 (2.81%) CLAS Consultant
14 16 (2.65%) Information Specialist
14 16 (2.65%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.65%) JSP
2 11 (1.82%) Web Services
3 8 (1.32%) .NET
3 8 (1.32%) Middleware
4 7 (1.16%) XML
5 5 (0.83%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.50%) J2EE
7 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.33%) EJB
7 2 (0.33%) SAML
7 2 (0.33%) OpenID
8 1 (0.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.17%) CSS
8 1 (0.17%) XSLT
8 1 (0.17%) WCF
8 1 (0.17%) WPF
8 1 (0.17%) LINQ
8 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 44 (7.28%) RMADS
3 41 (6.79%) Data Protection Act
4 35 (5.79%) CESG
5 25 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (3.64%) CESG CLAS
7 19 (3.15%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.81%) DTV
9 15 (2.48%) PKI
10 13 (2.15%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.32%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.32%) Smart Meter
12 7 (1.16%) PMI
13 6 (0.99%) NHS
14 5 (0.83%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.83%) Replication
14 5 (0.83%) Fat Client
14 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.66%) Kindle
15 4 (0.66%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.93%) Windows
2 24 (3.97%) Linux
3 22 (3.64%) UNIX
4 11 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.83%) Android
7 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.50%) Solaris
9 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (53.81%) Information Security
2 179 (29.64%) ITIL
3 144 (23.84%) Risk Management
4 79 (13.08%) Security Management
5 77 (12.75%) Penetration Testing
5 77 (12.75%) Information Assurance
6 76 (12.58%) Security Architecture
7 66 (10.93%) Service Management
8 65 (10.76%) Data Protection
9 59 (9.77%) PRINCE2
10 56 (9.27%) ISMS
11 53 (8.77%) Risk Assessment
11 53 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
12 49 (8.11%) Project Management
13 43 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (6.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 42 (6.95%) Cyber Security
15 41 (6.79%) Information Security Management
16 39 (6.46%) TOGAF
17 37 (6.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.81%) SQL
2 13 (2.15%) C
3 8 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 6 (0.99%) C#
4 6 (0.99%) Java
5 3 (0.50%) VB
6 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.33%) Python
7 1 (0.17%) REXX
7 1 (0.17%) R
7 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 232 (38.41%) CISSP
2 129 (21.36%) CISM
3 103 (17.05%) Security Cleared
4 69 (11.42%) SC Cleared
5 67 (11.09%) CISA
6 62 (10.26%) Degree
7 37 (6.13%) CEH
8 27 (4.47%) GIAC
9 24 (3.97%) CRISC
10 22 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (3.64%) MCSE
10 22 (3.64%) PMI Certification
11 21 (3.48%) PMP
12 20 (3.31%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.49%) CCNA
14 8 (1.32%) CCNP
14 8 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (1.32%) MCITP
15 7 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (17.05%) PCI DSS
2 62 (10.26%) ISO 9001
3 48 (7.95%) COBIT
4 34 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (3.64%) QA
6 20 (3.31%) ISO 9000
7 17 (2.81%) SLA
8 13 (2.15%) ISO 14001
9 12 (1.99%) JSP 440
10 9 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 4 (0.66%) BS7799
12 3 (0.50%) BS25999
13 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.17%) COSO
13 1 (0.17%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (0.83%) vSphere
4 3 (0.50%) Nmap
5 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.33%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.17%) RACF
6 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (1.99%) Nessus
2 8 (1.32%) WSUS
3 5 (0.83%) SCCM
3 5 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.50%) SCOM
5 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.33%) OpenView
6 1 (0.17%) OVSD
6 1 (0.17%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 67 (11.09%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.11%) Cisco
3 20 (3.31%) Oracle
4 19 (3.15%) VMware
5 16 (2.65%) HP
5 16 (2.65%) Juniper
6 15 (2.48%) Citrix
7 11 (1.82%) SAP
7 11 (1.82%) IBM
8 8 (1.32%) EMC
9 7 (1.16%) Dell
9 7 (1.16%) Symantec
9 7 (1.16%) ArcSight
10 6 (0.99%) Splunk
10 6 (0.99%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.99%) SonicWALL
10 6 (0.99%) NETGEAR
11 5 (0.83%) McAfee
11 5 (0.83%) Sun
11 5 (0.83%) Apple
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