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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 288 298 376
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +78
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 377 324 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.90% 7.94% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 226 107
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £342 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £403
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £33.38 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.50% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £15.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.35 £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
4237 4083 3634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.97% 8.11% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2654 2507 2179
Average daily rate £425 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 186 148
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.60 £37.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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 28 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
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 28 August 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 28 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 +10 146 £475 +5.55% 34
South East -17 67 £425 - 23
South West -8 47 £450 +5.88% 5
North West -9 43 £540 +16.75% 5
East of England +16 28 £431 +27.77% 15
East Midlands -1 15 £409 -0.90% 2
Yorkshire -25 13 £460 +2.22% 8
West Midlands -4 9 £325 -38.09% 11
North East -20 6 £588 +23.68% 1
Midlands - 2 £411 -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 389 (51.59%) Information Security
2 277 (36.74%) CISSP
3 208 (27.59%) ITIL
4 182 (24.14%) CISM
5 171 (22.68%) Firewall
6 145 (19.23%) Finance
7 133 (17.64%) Risk Management
8 125 (16.58%) PCI DSS
9 105 (13.93%) Security Management
9 105 (13.93%) Management Information System
10 98 (13.00%) Security Cleared
11 96 (12.73%) CISA
12 94 (12.47%) Data Protection
13 90 (11.94%) Microsoft
13 90 (11.94%) Security Architecture
14 87 (11.54%) Data Centre
14 87 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
15 86 (11.41%) Windows
16 85 (11.27%) Cisco
16 85 (11.27%) Information Security Management
16 85 (11.27%) ISMS
17 78 (10.34%) Network Security
18 73 (9.68%) PKI
19 72 (9.55%) SIEM
20 70 (9.28%) Project Management
21 67 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
21 67 (8.89%) Active Directory
22 66 (8.75%) VMware
23 63 (8.36%) CheckPoint
23 63 (8.36%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 36 (4.77%) IIS
2 30 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.86%) CMS
4 12 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.66%) JBoss
7 4 (0.53%) Apache
7 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.53%) Node.js
7 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.13%) Lync
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.13%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.25%) MS Office
3 15 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) MS Project
5 5 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.40%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Summit
1 4 (0.53%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.27%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.99%) SaaS
2 14 (1.86%) PaaS
3 12 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.19%) Office 365
5 6 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (22.68%) Firewall
2 78 (10.34%) Network Security
3 57 (7.56%) WAN
4 56 (7.43%) SSL
5 46 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (5.44%) VPN
7 40 (5.31%) Internet
8 36 (4.77%) SAN
9 35 (4.64%) LAN
10 21 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 20 (2.65%) TCP/IP
11 20 (2.65%) Wireless
12 19 (2.52%) VLAN
13 16 (2.12%) DNS
14 12 (1.59%) Broadband
14 12 (1.59%) MPLS
15 8 (1.06%) VoIP
16 7 (0.93%) SMTP
16 7 (0.93%) HTTP
16 7 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.19%) MySQL
3 8 (1.06%) Big Data
4 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.40%) QlikView
6 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Power View
6 3 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.13%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 145 (19.23%) Finance
2 43 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.91%) Banking
4 34 (4.51%) Retail
5 31 (4.11%) Legal
6 25 (3.32%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.39%) Publishing
8 9 (1.19%) Advertising
9 8 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.80%) Law
10 6 (0.80%) Marketing
11 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.66%) Games
12 4 (0.53%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) International Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 182 (24.14%) Analyst
2 162 (21.49%) Consultant
3 134 (17.77%) Security Analyst
4 117 (15.52%) Architect
4 117 (15.52%) Security Consultant
5 91 (12.07%) Security Manager
6 60 (7.96%) Security Architect
7 53 (7.03%) Information Security Analyst
7 53 (7.03%) Information Analyst
8 41 (5.44%) Information Security Consultant
9 38 (5.04%) Technical Analyst
10 37 (4.91%) Information Manager
11 34 (4.51%) Information Security Manager
12 33 (4.38%) Project Manager
13 26 (3.45%) Security Officer
14 25 (3.32%) Security Engineer
15 24 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (2.52%) Security Specialist
17 17 (2.25%) IT Security Analyst
17 17 (2.25%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.71%) Web Services
2 18 (2.39%) .NET
3 12 (1.59%) .NET Framework
4 10 (1.33%) XML
5 9 (1.19%) HTML
5 9 (1.19%) JSP
6 8 (1.06%) Spring
7 6 (0.80%) CSS
8 4 (0.53%) SOAP
8 4 (0.53%) HTML5
9 3 (0.40%) REST
9 3 (0.40%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.40%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.40%) jQuery
9 3 (0.40%) SAML
9 3 (0.40%) JSON
10 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.27%) WSDL
10 2 (0.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 105 (13.93%) Management Information System
2 87 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 73 (9.68%) PKI
4 62 (8.22%) CESG
5 44 (5.84%) Data Protection Act
6 34 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (4.38%) RMADS
8 27 (3.58%) CESG CLAS
9 16 (2.12%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.86%) GIS
10 14 (1.86%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.59%) DTV
11 12 (1.59%) Thin Client
11 12 (1.59%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.46%) Smart Meter
13 9 (1.19%) NHS
13 9 (1.19%) Replication
14 8 (1.06%) Life Science
14 8 (1.06%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.93%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.41%) Windows
2 30 (3.98%) Linux
3 26 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.25%) Windows 7
6 16 (2.12%) UNIX
7 13 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.80%) Solaris
9 6 (0.80%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.53%) AIX
11 3 (0.40%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.27%) HPUX
12 2 (0.27%) Android
12 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (51.59%) Information Security
2 208 (27.59%) ITIL
3 133 (17.64%) Risk Management
4 105 (13.93%) Security Management
5 94 (12.47%) Data Protection
6 90 (11.94%) Security Architecture
7 87 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
8 85 (11.27%) Information Security Management
8 85 (11.27%) ISMS
9 72 (9.55%) SIEM
10 70 (9.28%) Project Management
11 67 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 61 (8.09%) Migration
13 60 (7.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 59 (7.82%) Kalman Filter
15 56 (7.43%) PRINCE2
15 56 (7.43%) Cyber Security
16 54 (7.16%) TOGAF
17 46 (6.10%) Information Assurance
18 44 (5.84%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.38%) SQL
2 29 (3.85%) C
3 14 (1.86%) VB
4 13 (1.72%) C#
4 13 (1.72%) Java
5 6 (0.80%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.66%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 277 (36.74%) CISSP
2 182 (24.14%) CISM
3 98 (13.00%) Security Cleared
4 96 (12.73%) CISA
5 63 (8.36%) SC Cleared
6 59 (7.82%) Degree
7 45 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
8 39 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (4.38%) CISMP
10 29 (3.85%) CRISC
11 28 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (3.05%) DV Cleared
13 22 (2.92%) GIAC
14 20 (2.65%) MCSE
15 18 (2.39%) CCNA
16 17 (2.25%) CCNP
17 16 (2.12%) ISEB
18 15 (1.99%) CCENT
19 11 (1.46%) PMI Certification
20 10 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (16.58%) PCI DSS
2 47 (6.23%) ISO 9001
3 44 (5.84%) QA
4 39 (5.17%) COBIT
5 34 (4.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (3.05%) SLA
7 21 (2.79%) ISO 9000
8 9 (1.19%) BS7799
8 9 (1.19%) JSP 440
8 9 (1.19%) COSO
8 9 (1.19%) ISO 14001
9 8 (1.06%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.27%) TickIT
11 2 (0.27%) EMIR
11 2 (0.27%) BS25999
11 2 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 67 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.52%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.72%) vSphere
5 10 (1.33%) BitLocker
6 9 (1.19%) XenApp
7 7 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (0.93%) MetaFrame
7 7 (0.93%) vCloud
8 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.40%) 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 (0.13%) Squid
10 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.13%) NFS
10 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (1.99%) SCCM
2 8 (1.06%) Puppet
3 6 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.66%) Nagios
5 4 (0.53%) Nessus
5 4 (0.53%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.53%) Cacti
5 4 (0.53%) SmokePing
6 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.13%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) WSUS
7 1 (0.13%) OpenView
7 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) OVSD
7 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 90 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 85 (11.27%) Cisco
3 66 (8.75%) VMware
4 63 (8.36%) CheckPoint
5 47 (6.23%) Citrix
6 35 (4.64%) Clearswift
6 35 (4.64%) Kaspersky
7 20 (2.65%) AppSense
7 20 (2.65%) SAP
8 19 (2.52%) Juniper
9 16 (2.12%) HP
10 13 (1.72%) Splunk
11 11 (1.46%) Oracle
11 11 (1.46%) Wyse
11 11 (1.46%) McAfee
12 10 (1.33%) NetApp
13 9 (1.19%) CommVault
13 9 (1.19%) F5
13 9 (1.19%) Cyber-Ark
14 8 (1.06%) IBM
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