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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank - 39 33
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.84% 1.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 20.00% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £600 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +242.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £45.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -4.21%
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
16 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.64% 4.20% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Median daily rate £380 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £189 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £9.61 - £23.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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 5 December 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 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) COBIT
2 5 (71.43%) Security+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Compliance Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Governance Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Information Governance Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) IT Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) IT Audit
2 5 (71.43%) OWASP
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (71.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) VMware