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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 257 288 370
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +82
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 452 351 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.10% 7.64% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 207 140
Median daily rate £470 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £580 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Median hourly rate £67.50 £40.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £22.50 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +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
4477 4592 4639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.78% 9.07% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2831 2853
Median daily rate £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 150 205
Median hourly rate £23.17 £25.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.14% +27.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +38.09%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 160 £525 +16.66% 49
South East +4 96 £440 +4.82% 43
North West +9 74 £550 +57.14% 16
South West +14 35 £450 -30.76% 6
West Midlands +9 29 £400 +23.07% 20
East of England +12 28 £425 -5.55% 10
Yorkshire +13 19 £410 +36.66% 9
Midlands - 6 £550 -
East Midlands 0 2 £600 +41.17% 8
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 487 (55.91%) Information Security
2 415 (47.65%) CISSP
3 251 (28.82%) PCI DSS
4 243 (27.90%) CISM
5 182 (20.90%) Security Cleared
6 174 (19.98%) ITIL
7 155 (17.80%) Risk Management
8 153 (17.57%) Finance
9 150 (17.22%) CISA
10 127 (14.58%) Firewall
11 120 (13.78%) SC Cleared
12 114 (13.09%) Project Management
13 112 (12.86%) Management Information System
14 111 (12.74%) Data Protection
15 109 (12.51%) Windows
16 105 (12.06%) PRINCE2
16 105 (12.06%) CLAS
17 100 (11.48%) Information Assurance
17 100 (11.48%) Security Architecture
17 100 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
17 100 (11.48%) Security Management
18 91 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
19 88 (10.10%) COBIT
19 88 (10.10%) Microsoft
20 87 (9.99%) Degree
21 75 (8.61%) TOGAF
21 75 (8.61%) Risk Assessment
21 75 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
21 75 (8.61%) SIEM
22 74 (8.50%) Cisco

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 45 (5.17%) IIS
2 20 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.57%) Apache
6 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.18%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.07%) MS Office
4 12 (1.38%) MS Project
5 6 (0.69%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.69%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.41%) SaaS
4 18 (2.07%) IaaS
5 12 (1.38%) Office 365
5 12 (1.38%) PaaS
6 6 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.57%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.11%) Heroku
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 127 (14.58%) Firewall
2 66 (7.58%) Network Security
3 47 (5.40%) Internet
4 30 (3.44%) VPN
5 29 (3.33%) WAN
6 27 (3.10%) TCP/IP
7 23 (2.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 23 (2.64%) LAN
8 21 (2.41%) DNS
9 12 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (1.38%) SAN
10 11 (1.26%) DHCP
11 10 (1.15%) SSL
11 10 (1.15%) Wireless
12 9 (1.03%) HTTP
13 7 (0.80%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.69%) Intranet
14 6 (0.69%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.69%) WLAN
15 5 (0.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.80%) NonStop SQL
3 6 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.69%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.46%) DataStage
4 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (0.46%) WebFOCUS
5 3 (0.34%) MySQL
6 2 (0.23%) Big Data
7 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.11%) DB2
7 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Hudson
1 7 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.69%) JIRA
3 2 (0.23%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.23%) Subversion
3 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.11%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.11%) MSI
4 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.11%) Selenium
4 1 (0.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
General
1 153 (17.57%) Finance
2 48 (5.51%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.56%) Legal
4 24 (2.76%) Banking
5 20 (2.30%) Retail
6 17 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.26%) Billing
8 10 (1.15%) Automotive
9 9 (1.03%) Law
10 8 (0.92%) Publishing
11 4 (0.46%) Games
12 3 (0.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Marketing
13 2 (0.23%) German Language
13 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 2 (0.23%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 236 (27.10%) Consultant
2 191 (21.93%) Security Consultant
3 163 (18.71%) Architect
4 153 (17.57%) Analyst
5 123 (14.12%) Security Analyst
6 119 (13.66%) Security Architect
7 105 (12.06%) Security Manager
8 91 (10.45%) Information Security Consultant
9 56 (6.43%) Information Analyst
9 56 (6.43%) Information Security Analyst
10 45 (5.17%) Project Manager
11 44 (5.05%) Information Security Manager
12 43 (4.94%) Security Specialist
13 42 (4.82%) Information Manager
14 37 (4.25%) IT Manager
15 34 (3.90%) Business Analyst
16 33 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
17 29 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
17 29 (3.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
17 29 (3.33%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.03%) HTML
1 9 (1.03%) Web Services
2 8 (0.92%) CSS
2 8 (0.92%) jQuery
3 7 (0.80%) J2EE
4 6 (0.69%) AngularJS
4 6 (0.69%) HTML5
4 6 (0.69%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (0.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (0.46%) .NET
6 2 (0.23%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.23%) Spring
7 1 (0.11%) COM
7 1 (0.11%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) OpenID
7 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.11%) REST
7 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.86%) Management Information System
2 58 (6.66%) PKI
3 42 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 34 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 29 (3.33%) CESG
6 25 (2.87%) Data Protection Act
7 18 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
7 18 (2.07%) PMI
8 17 (1.95%) Smartcard
9 16 (1.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 16 (1.84%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.72%) Driving Licence
11 14 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
11 14 (1.61%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.49%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 9 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (0.92%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (12.51%) Windows
2 53 (6.08%) Linux
3 44 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 39 (4.48%) Unix
5 30 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.38%) Solaris
7 12 (1.38%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.80%) CentOS
10 7 (0.80%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.34%) zOS
12 2 (0.23%) Android
12 2 (0.23%) VMS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (55.91%) Information Security
2 174 (19.98%) ITIL
3 155 (17.80%) Risk Management
4 114 (13.09%) Project Management
5 111 (12.74%) Data Protection
6 105 (12.06%) PRINCE2
7 100 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
7 100 (11.48%) Information Assurance
7 100 (11.48%) Security Architecture
7 100 (11.48%) Security Management
8 91 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (8.61%) Risk Assessment
9 75 (8.61%) SIEM
9 75 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (8.61%) TOGAF
10 65 (7.46%) Information Security Management
11 61 (7.00%) Security Operations
12 50 (5.74%) Penetration Testing
13 48 (5.51%) Vulnerability Management
14 47 (5.40%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.21%) Java
2 14 (1.61%) SQL
3 12 (1.38%) C
4 8 (0.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (0.92%) Python
5 5 (0.57%) PHP
6 4 (0.46%) Perl
6 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.34%) Ruby
8 2 (0.23%) C++
9 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 415 (47.65%) CISSP
2 243 (27.90%) CISM
3 182 (20.90%) Security Cleared
4 150 (17.22%) CISA
5 120 (13.78%) SC Cleared
6 105 (12.06%) CLAS
7 87 (9.99%) Degree
8 54 (6.20%) DV Cleared
9 51 (5.86%) CISMP
10 49 (5.63%) CESG Certified Professional
11 35 (4.02%) Cisco Certification
11 35 (4.02%) SANS
12 31 (3.56%) IISP
13 25 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (2.76%) CEH
14 24 (2.76%) PMI Certification
15 23 (2.64%) CCNP
16 20 (2.30%) CCNA
17 19 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (2.07%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (28.82%) PCI DSS
2 88 (10.10%) COBIT
3 58 (6.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 58 (6.66%) RMADS
4 53 (6.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 51 (5.86%) ISO 9001
6 32 (3.67%) ISO27005
7 26 (2.99%) ISO27002
8 22 (2.53%) QA
9 20 (2.30%) JSP 440
10 17 (1.95%) ISAE 3402
11 15 (1.72%) ISO22301
12 13 (1.49%) SLA
13 11 (1.26%) COSO
14 8 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
14 8 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 7 (0.80%) TickIT
16 6 (0.69%) BS25999
16 6 (0.69%) SSAE 16
17 5 (0.57%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 56 (6.43%) Active Directory
2 39 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.03%) vSphere
5 8 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.80%) Docker
7 6 (0.69%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.57%) Xen
9 4 (0.46%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.23%) iptables
10 2 (0.23%) Postfix
10 2 (0.23%) RACF
10 2 (0.23%) Snort
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (2.18%) SCCM
2 10 (1.15%) Nessus
3 9 (1.03%) Puppet
4 8 (0.92%) WSUS
5 7 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.80%) Salt
6 6 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.69%) SmoothWall
7 5 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.57%) SCOM
8 4 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.46%) Nagios
9 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.23%) Nmap
9 2 (0.23%) QRadar
9 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.23%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 88 (10.10%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.50%) Cisco
3 60 (6.89%) VMware
4 35 (4.02%) Oracle
5 30 (3.44%) Splunk
6 29 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 27 (3.10%) ArcSight
8 24 (2.76%) Qualys
9 22 (2.53%) IBM
10 21 (2.41%) Intel Security
11 18 (2.07%) Red Hat
12 17 (1.95%) Citrix
13 13 (1.49%) Barracuda Networks
13 13 (1.49%) Tripwire
14 12 (1.38%) Sun
14 12 (1.38%) Symantec
15 10 (1.15%) EMC
16 9 (1.03%) Cyber-Ark
17 8 (0.92%) F5
17 8 (0.92%) NetApp
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Competive
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Hook
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £372.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago