The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.066% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £95 £500
% change year-on-year
+386.84% -81.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
186 156 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.13% 5.84% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 72 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £424 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £20.60 £47.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
ISO/IEC 17799
England

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

ISO/IEC 17799
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Cheshire - - - -
ISO/IEC 17799
England

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISO/IEC 17799 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 17799.

1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) Data Security
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ISO/IEC 17799 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 17799. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001