The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / North West
Rank 115 100 129
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 20 58 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 1.53% 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.52% 17.11% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 6
Median daily rate £575 £382 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.52% +8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.14% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
210 339 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.06% 8.91% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 209 181
Median daily rate £400 £405 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +11.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £244 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £592 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 14
Median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +139.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £52.47 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

ISO/IEC 27001
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 27001 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
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 27001 across the North West region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 13 £600 +58.52% 7
Merseyside - 2 £575 - 3
Cheshire +16 1 £375 -31.81% 3
Lancashire +1 1 £400 +56.09% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 31 (67.39%) Information Security
2 24 (52.17%) CISSP
3 21 (45.65%) Firewall
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 14 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (26.09%) Web Services
7 12 (26.09%) COBIT
8 11 (23.91%) CISMP
8 11 (23.91%) CISM
9 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (19.57%) WebEx
10 9 (19.57%) ISO27002
10 9 (19.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 9 (19.57%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
11 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (15.22%) ITIL
11 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
12 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.04%) WAN
12 6 (13.04%) Network Security
12 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
13 5 (10.87%) PKI
13 5 (10.87%) LTE
13 5 (10.87%) 2G
13 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
13 5 (10.87%) 3G

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) Firewall
2 9 (19.57%) WebEx
3 6 (13.04%) Network Security
3 6 (13.04%) WAN
4 5 (10.87%) 2G
4 5 (10.87%) 3G
4 5 (10.87%) 4G
4 5 (10.87%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (10.87%) LTE
4 5 (10.87%) MVNO
4 5 (10.87%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.70%) SSL
5 4 (8.70%) VoLTE
6 3 (6.52%) VoIP
7 2 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (2.17%) BGP
8 1 (2.17%) DMZ
8 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Consultant
1 19 (41.30%) Security Consultant
2 14 (30.43%) Security Manager
3 13 (28.26%) IT Consultant
3 13 (28.26%) IT Security Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Information Manager
4 9 (19.57%) Information Security Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Architect
5 6 (13.04%) Security Architect
6 5 (10.87%) Mobile Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Designer
7 4 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Network Security Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Security Designer
8 3 (6.52%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Information Security Risk Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) PKI
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Information Security
2 14 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (19.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Application Rationalisation
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.70%) Security Management
8 3 (6.52%) Email Filtering
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.17%) Perl
1 1 (2.17%) Python
1 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) CISSP
2 11 (23.91%) CISM
2 11 (23.91%) CISMP
3 4 (8.70%) CCNP
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CLAS
6 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.17%) CCDP
6 1 (2.17%) CCENT
6 1 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.17%) CISA
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) COBIT
2 9 (19.57%) ISO27002
2 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.52%) QA
4 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (4.35%) GDPR
5 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SmoothWall
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.70%) Clearswift
5 3 (6.52%) Avaya
5 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Capita
7 1 (2.17%) Intel
7 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.17%) Qualys
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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