The table below looks at the statistics for BS7799 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 BS7799 over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BS 7799
Rank 405 400 382
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing BS7799 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.013% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.057% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£338 £525 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +250.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £335 -
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
BS7799
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
1744 1984 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.79% 8.50% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1195 1404 1222
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 34
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.23 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.80 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £75.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%

BS7799
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

BS7799 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BS7799
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BS7799 across the London region.

BS7799 Daily Rate Trend in London

BS7799
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 across the London region.

BS7799 Hourly Rate Trend in London

BS7799
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 BS7799 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 1 £338 -35.71% 2
BS7799
England

BS7799
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BS7799 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 BS7799.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

BS7799
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing BS7799 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 BS7799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
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