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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.52% 1.06% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £411 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £60.87 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-24.42% +35.26%
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
7 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.63% 10.05% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £550 £455 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +3.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £379
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +47.50%

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 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) SABSA
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management

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 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) SABSA
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS