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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.45% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
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
12 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.99% 11.23% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 3
Average daily rate £348 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £9.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) COBIT
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS