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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 3.08% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £504 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.10% +16.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £513 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.46% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -

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
48 65 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.29% 11.36% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 50
Median daily rate £425 £413 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +20.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £347 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £529 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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 23 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SOC Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto