The table below looks at the statistics for BS25999 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
BS 25999
Rank 409 - 396
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BS25999 2 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - 0.051%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £1,100 £250
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +340.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BS25999
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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2068 2006 2062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.78% 9.63% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1389 1376
Average daily rate £468 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 26
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £45.25 £72.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

BS25999
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BS25999 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS25999 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BS25999
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS25999 across the London region.

BS25999 Daily Rate Trend in London

BS25999
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BS25999 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 BS25999.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27002
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BS25999 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 BS25999. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27002
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec