The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 61 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 41 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 0.68% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.79% 7.10% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £375 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £195 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £285 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +241.13%
ISO/IEC 27001
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
159 155 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.59% 9.57% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 86 41
Median daily rate £400 £325 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.45% +24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Manchester region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Manchester region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 32 (43.84%) ITIL
2 31 (42.47%) CISSP
2 31 (42.47%) PCI DSS
3 28 (38.36%) Windows
4 26 (35.62%) Network Security
5 25 (34.25%) PKI
5 25 (34.25%) SIEM
5 25 (34.25%) Unix
5 25 (34.25%) Information Security
6 24 (32.88%) CISM
7 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
8 20 (27.40%) Firewall
8 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
8 20 (27.40%) Threat Management
9 19 (26.03%) COBIT
10 16 (21.92%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (21.92%) VMware
10 16 (21.92%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (20.55%) Cisco
11 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (20.55%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (19.18%) Splunk
12 14 (19.18%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.18%) Intel Security
12 14 (19.18%) Norton AntiVirus
12 14 (19.18%) Symantec
13 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
14 12 (16.44%) SmoothWall

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) Network Security
2 20 (27.40%) Firewall
3 12 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (13.70%) SSL
4 10 (13.70%) WAN
5 4 (5.48%) LAN
6 3 (4.11%) SAN
6 3 (4.11%) VoIP
7 2 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.37%) DHCP
8 1 (1.37%) DNS
8 1 (1.37%) MPLS
8 1 (1.37%) Skype
8 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Hudson
1 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Consultant
2 21 (28.77%) Security Consultant
3 20 (27.40%) Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Security Manager
4 13 (17.81%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Network Security Manager
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Security Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) ICT Assistant
9 5 (6.85%) ICT Manager
9 5 (6.85%) Vulnerability Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) CISSP Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (5.48%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Network Manager
10 4 (5.48%) Security Management Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) PKI
2 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.85%) Life Science
5 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Windows
2 25 (34.25%) Unix
3 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
4 11 (15.07%) Linux
4 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.07%) Solaris
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Android
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) ITIL
2 25 (34.25%) Information Security
2 25 (34.25%) SIEM
3 20 (27.40%) Threat Management
4 16 (21.92%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (19.18%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (16.44%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (16.44%) Security Management
8 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
8 11 (15.07%) Risk Management
8 11 (15.07%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (12.33%) Information Security Management
9 9 (12.33%) Security Patching
10 8 (10.96%) Patch Management
10 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
11 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (8.22%) Application Rationalisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.74%) Perl
1 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) CISSP
2 24 (32.88%) CISM
3 16 (21.92%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (13.70%) CISMP
5 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.59%) CCENT
6 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (9.59%) DBS Check
6 7 (9.59%) MCP
7 6 (8.22%) CCNP
7 6 (8.22%) CISA
8 5 (6.85%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (6.85%) CLAS
9 4 (5.48%) EMCSA
10 3 (4.11%) CCNA
10 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.74%) GSEC
11 2 (2.74%) GSLC
11 2 (2.74%) GSNA
11 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (42.47%) PCI DSS
2 19 (26.03%) COBIT
3 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.85%) QA
5 1 (1.37%) COSO
5 1 (1.37%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.37%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.37%) SLA
5 1 (1.37%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.37%) Val IT
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) Docker
4 4 (5.48%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (16.44%) SmoothWall
3 9 (12.33%) SCCM
4 8 (10.96%) SCOM
4 8 (10.96%) WSUS
5 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (6.85%) Puppet
5 5 (6.85%) Salt
6 4 (5.48%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) VMware
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco
3 14 (19.18%) Intel Security
3 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.18%) Splunk
3 14 (19.18%) Symantec
4 12 (16.44%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.44%) Clearswift
4 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.96%) Kaspersky
5 8 (10.96%) Qualys
6 5 (6.85%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) EMC
7 4 (5.48%) Avaya
8 2 (2.74%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.37%) Apple
9 1 (1.37%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.37%) HP
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds