The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BS 25999
Rank 408 388 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing BS25999 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.005% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.057% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £135 £195
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2056 1759 2309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.50% 8.14% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1444 1192 1493
Average daily rate £450 £465 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 67
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.32 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +24.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.49 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £135.00 £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
BS25999
England

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS25999 within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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City of London - - - - 1
BS25999
England

BS25999
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Games
4 7 (46.67%) Online Games
4 7 (46.67%) Time Management
5 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) CISA
6 4 (26.67%) CISM
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) COBOL
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Law
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (20.00%) Business Development
8 2 (13.33%) CISSP
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle
9 1 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.67%) Finance
9 1 (6.67%) CEH
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database

BS25999
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Risk Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Information Risk Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (20.00%) Head of Development
4 2 (13.33%) Security Officer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Online Games
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (53.33%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) Time Management
5 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) Business Development
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISA
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CHFI
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle