The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 35 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 3.25% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 21.95% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £460 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £60.87 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-23.60% +35.26%
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.13% 14.80% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 13
Median daily rate £350 £340 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £210 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +36.58%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) CISA
3 7 (63.64%) CISM
3 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (63.64%) OWASP
3 7 (63.64%) COBIT
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) IT Audit
4 6 (54.55%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (54.55%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PMI
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Compliance Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Governance Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Information Governance Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Application Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) IT Audit
3 7 (63.64%) OWASP
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) CISA
2 7 (63.64%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) CompTIA Security+
3 6 (54.55%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) VMware