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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 90 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 15 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 1.87% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.00% 19.15% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 2
Median daily rate £600 £382 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -7.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £45.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -4.21%
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
125 188 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.50% 9.77% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 98 60
Median daily rate £420 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.48% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £16.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.87% +43.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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
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 5 December 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 25 (58.14%) CISSP
2 24 (55.81%) Information Security
3 22 (51.16%) Firewall
4 17 (39.53%) Cisco
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
5 16 (37.21%) ITIL
6 14 (32.56%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (30.23%) COBIT
8 11 (25.58%) PKI
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (23.26%) CISM
9 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (23.26%) Network Security
9 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
9 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (20.93%) CISMP
10 9 (20.93%) Windows
10 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
11 8 (18.60%) WAN
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) Unix
11 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
11 8 (18.60%) Clearswift
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (18.60%) SIEM
11 8 (18.60%) SmoothWall
11 8 (18.60%) ISO27002

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:

Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) Firewall
2 10 (23.26%) Network Security
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (18.60%) WAN
5 7 (16.28%) SSL
5 7 (16.28%) WebEx
6 6 (13.95%) VoIP
7 3 (6.98%) 2G
7 3 (6.98%) 3G
7 3 (6.98%) 4G
7 3 (6.98%) Diameter Protocol
7 3 (6.98%) LAN
7 3 (6.98%) LTE
7 3 (6.98%) MVNO
7 3 (6.98%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (6.98%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (4.65%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Consultant
1 18 (41.86%) Security Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) IT Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Security Manager
5 7 (16.28%) Network Security Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Network Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Security Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) SIEM Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) CISSP Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
9 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) PKI
2 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.65%) Life Science
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Information Security
2 16 (37.21%) ITIL
3 14 (32.56%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.60%) SIEM
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL V3
6 7 (16.28%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 6 (13.95%) Email Filtering
7 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
7 6 (13.95%) Web Filtering
8 5 (11.63%) Application Rationalisation
8 5 (11.63%) Change Control
8 5 (11.63%) Patch Management
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Security Management
9 4 (9.30%) Security Patching
9 4 (9.30%) Threat Management
9 4 (9.30%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) CISSP
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (23.26%) CISM
4 9 (20.93%) CISMP
5 7 (16.28%) CCNP
5 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (9.30%) DBS Check
7 4 (9.30%) MCP
8 3 (6.98%) CISA
9 2 (4.65%) GSEC
9 2 (4.65%) GSLC
9 2 (4.65%) GSNA
9 2 (4.65%) SANS
10 1 (2.33%) CCENT
10 1 (2.33%) CCNA
10 1 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (2.33%) CLAS
10 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) COBIT
2 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
3 8 (18.60%) ISO27002
4 6 (13.95%) QA
5 1 (2.33%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.33%) SSAE 16
5 1 (2.33%) Val IT
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SmoothWall
2 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) SCOM
2 5 (11.63%) WSUS
3 3 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
3 8 (18.60%) Clearswift
4 7 (16.28%) Avaya
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.98%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.98%) Qualys
7 3 (6.98%) Splunk
7 3 (6.98%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.33%) Intel
9 1 (2.33%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle
9 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.33%) Veritas