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 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 124 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.081% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.45% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -39.53%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
165 156 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.00% 6.33% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 51
Average daily rate £400 £339 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £9.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.23 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £12.46 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
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
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 25 July 2014.

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 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
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 7 £445 - 2
Edinburgh -16 2 £428 - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Highlands - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Data Security
2 3 (30.00%) CESG
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) GIAC
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WorkSite
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Auditor
2 1 (10.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Graduate
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CESG
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (10.00%) RMADS
3 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Data Security
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SSCP
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) GIAC
2 2 (20.00%) CEH
2 2 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
2 1 (10.00%) IBM