The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 123 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 28 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.60% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.64% 6.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 0
Average daily rate £475 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £418 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.65% -7.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +50.94%
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 280 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.85% 9.39% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 166 133
Average daily rate £400 £375 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +64.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.34 £17.80 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £35.00 £32.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 20 £475 +90.00% 2
Inverclyde - 4 £395 - 1
Glasgow 0 3 £600 +20.00% 2
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 17 (43.59%) RACF
4 16 (41.03%) CA
4 16 (41.03%) CA Single Sign-On
4 16 (41.03%) Identity Access Management
5 13 (33.33%) Information Security
6 10 (25.64%) Financial Institution
7 8 (20.51%) Hedge funds
7 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
8 6 (15.38%) SIEM
9 5 (12.82%) CISM
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.82%) CISSP
9 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
10 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (10.26%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
10 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.26%) Project Management
11 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
11 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
11 3 (7.69%) COBIT
11 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (2.56%) CICS
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) X.500
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Consultant
1 18 (46.15%) Security Consultant
2 12 (30.77%) Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Security Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Security Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Security Management Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Identity Management Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) SIEM Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
1 8 (20.51%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.13%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.13%) Cybercrime
2 2 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.13%) Derivative
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Identity Access Management
2 13 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (15.38%) SIEM
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.82%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (5.13%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) CISM
1 5 (12.82%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) CGEIT
2 2 (5.13%) CISA
2 2 (5.13%) CRISC
2 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) GIAC
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
2 3 (7.69%) ISO27005
2 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (5.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 17 (43.59%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) CA
2 4 (10.26%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Qualys
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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