The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 17799
England / North West
Rank - 158 142
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% 0.059%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.32% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
205 308 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.77% 8.07% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 172 171
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £85.59 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 17799 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 17799
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 17799
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West