The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 50 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.99% 0.87% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.98% 6.72% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £46.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+39.78% -2.10%
ISO/IEC 27001
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
86 119 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.14% 12.99% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 56
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £269 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £9.61 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) OWASP
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) CLAS
3 5 (55.56%) SANS
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) GIAC
3 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
5 3 (33.33%) RMADS
5 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 3 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (33.33%) CEH
5 3 (33.33%) CESG
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Fuzz Testing
6 2 (22.22%) ISMS

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Security Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (22.22%) CLAS Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Security Advisor
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CESG
2 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (66.67%) OWASP
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
3 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Fuzz Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISMS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CLAS
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 5 (55.56%) SANS
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) CEH
4 3 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 3 (33.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle