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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.03% 1.05% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £411 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £51.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +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
9 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.62% 5.76% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £550 £455 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

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 25 August 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 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) COBIT
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) CISA
6 1 (11.11%) CISM
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Wyse
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) CISSP
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Design

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 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
4 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Wyse