The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 58 62
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.11% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £431 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
50 73 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.68% 11.50% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 43
Average daily rate £408 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £214 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.38 £34.75 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.61% +43.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £13.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.50 £33.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Hertfordshire region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) CESG
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (14.29%) QA