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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 57 43 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 41 50 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.25% 3.29% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.85% 34.25% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £414 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+81.25% +50.94%
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
165 146 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.05% 9.62% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 32
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+331.81% -29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 37 (46.25%) Information Security
2 34 (42.50%) PCI DSS
3 31 (38.75%) CISSP
4 30 (37.50%) ITIL
5 24 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 22 (27.50%) Windows
7 21 (26.25%) CISM
7 21 (26.25%) Network Security
8 20 (25.00%) SIEM
8 20 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 18 (22.50%) Security Management
9 18 (22.50%) COBIT
10 17 (21.25%) PKI
10 17 (21.25%) Information Security Management
11 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (20.00%) Unix
11 16 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (18.75%) Threat Management
12 15 (18.75%) Finance
13 14 (17.50%) Firewall
13 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
13 14 (17.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
14 12 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (15.00%) Splunk
14 12 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (13.75%) VMware
15 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
15 11 (13.75%) Cisco
15 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (3.75%) Apache
1 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.25%) Network Security
2 14 (17.50%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) SSL
4 7 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (7.50%) WAN
6 4 (5.00%) DHCP
6 4 (5.00%) DNS
7 3 (3.75%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (3.75%) SMTP
7 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.50%) LAN
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.25%) MPLS
9 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.25%) SAN
9 1 (1.25%) Skype
9 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Hudson
1 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Consultant
2 28 (35.00%) Security Consultant
3 14 (17.50%) Security Manager
4 11 (13.75%) Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Information Security Consultant
5 8 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
5 8 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) IT Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (6.25%) Information Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Head of IT
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 17 (21.25%) PKI
3 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.75%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.75%) Life Science
6 3 (3.75%) Social Media
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Windows
2 16 (20.00%) Unix
3 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.75%) Solaris
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.25%) Information Security
2 30 (37.50%) ITIL
3 24 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 20 (25.00%) SIEM
5 18 (22.50%) Security Management
6 17 (21.25%) Information Security Management
7 16 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (18.75%) Threat Management
9 12 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
11 10 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (11.25%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.00%) Security Testing
14 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 5 (6.25%) Kanban
15 5 (6.25%) Migration
15 5 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.50%) Perl
2 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (38.75%) CISSP
2 21 (26.25%) CISM
3 10 (12.50%) CISMP
4 8 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (8.75%) CCENT
5 7 (8.75%) CISA
6 5 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (6.25%) CLAS
7 4 (5.00%) EMCSA
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.75%) DBS Check
8 3 (3.75%) MCP
9 2 (2.50%) CCNA
9 2 (2.50%) CCNP
9 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.25%) IBM Certification
10 1 (1.25%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (42.50%) PCI DSS
2 18 (22.50%) COBIT
3 14 (17.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.25%) COSO
5 2 (2.50%) QA
6 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.25%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.25%) SLA
6 1 (1.25%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.25%) Val IT
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (10.00%) SmoothWall
3 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.25%) Puppet
3 5 (6.25%) Salt
4 4 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (5.00%) SCCM
5 3 (3.75%) SCOM
5 3 (3.75%) WSUS
6 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Splunk
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco
2 11 (13.75%) VMware
3 10 (12.50%) Symantec
4 9 (11.25%) Intel Security
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.00%) Clearswift
5 8 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
7 5 (6.25%) EMC
8 4 (5.00%) Qualys
9 3 (3.75%) AlienVault
10 2 (2.50%) HP
11 1 (1.25%) Apple
11 1 (1.25%) AppSense
11 1 (1.25%) IBM
11 1 (1.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.25%) Wyse
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