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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.64% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.95 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.29% +241.13%
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
17 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.29% 4.17% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Median daily rate £550 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £600 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

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

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) COBIT
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (12.50%) CISA
6 1 (12.50%) CISM
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Wyse
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Design
6 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (12.50%) SABSA
6 1 (12.50%) BYOD

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Transition Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Security Operations
4 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) SABSA
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISA
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Wyse