The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +150.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
162 142 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.11% 6.06% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 87 78
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.64 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £72.00 £27.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £330 - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Fife - - - -
Highlands - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001.

1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) EDI
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) BS7799
5 1 (11.11%) SSCP
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WorkSite
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (55.56%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) NetApp
1 1 (11.11%) VMware