The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.97% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +50.94%
ISO/IEC 27001
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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.77% 4.76% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 2 3
Average daily rate £500 £505 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +34.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) BYOD
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Wyse