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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.65% 0.70% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.60% 4.72% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £520 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -

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
87 106 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.03% 14.78% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 56 36
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £9.61 £14.20 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.32% -13.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

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 18 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) GIAC
2 5 (62.50%) OWASP
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) CLAS
2 5 (62.50%) SANS
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
4 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
5 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) CESG
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) RMADS
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
6 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (12.50%) CEH
6 1 (12.50%) Legal

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (25.00%) CLAS Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) OWASP
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (12.50%) Fuzz Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CLAS
2 5 (62.50%) GIAC
2 5 (62.50%) SANS
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) CEH
5 1 (12.50%) CISM
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft