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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 114 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.33% 2.50% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £588 £625 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £485 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £625 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £45.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -1.62%
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
215 280 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.88% 9.69% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 146 145
Median daily rate £400 £328 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% -9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £195 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £18.95 £21.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £40.00 £48.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 3 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh +20 3 £650 +44.44%
Glasgow +3 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) CISM
2 5 (45.45%) COBIT
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 4 (36.36%) Splunk
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 4 (36.36%) Threat Management
3 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Qualys
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) SIEM Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Advisor
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SOC Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (36.36%) Threat Management
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
3 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Compliance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISM
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (9.09%) CGEIT
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
4 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ISO27005
3 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
1 4 (36.36%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) Qualys
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft