The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 157 194 201
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 96 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.19% 7.00% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 24
Average daily rate £438 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
858 872 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.03% 9.38% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 425 331
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £204 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 45 27
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £55.00 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the South East region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Hampshire +31 28 £425 - 5
Surrey -15 22 £600 +20.00% 9
Berkshire +7 17 £444 +10.93% 3
Oxfordshire +8 11 £250 - 2
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £450 +38.46% 3
West Sussex +8 2 £595 +116.36% 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 125 (59.81%) Information Security
2 81 (38.76%) PCI DSS
3 58 (27.75%) CISSP
4 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
5 49 (23.44%) RMADS
6 46 (22.01%) Security Management
7 45 (21.53%) Security Cleared
8 44 (21.05%) Information Assurance
9 42 (20.10%) Firewall
10 40 (19.14%) CLAS
11 39 (18.66%) Management Information System
12 38 (18.18%) Data Protection
13 35 (16.75%) CISM
14 30 (14.35%) CESG Certified Professional
15 29 (13.88%) Information Security Management
16 27 (12.92%) VPN
16 27 (12.92%) ITIL
16 27 (12.92%) PKI
17 26 (12.44%) DV Cleared
17 26 (12.44%) Telecoms
17 26 (12.44%) Finance
17 26 (12.44%) CISA
17 26 (12.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
18 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (11.48%) Degree
19 24 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
20 23 (11.00%) ISMS
20 23 (11.00%) Asset Management
21 21 (10.05%) COBIT
21 21 (10.05%) ISO 9001

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (5.74%) IIS
2 2 (0.96%) IBM Notes
2 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (2.87%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 42 (20.10%) Firewall
2 27 (12.92%) VPN
3 9 (4.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.39%) Network Security
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
5 3 (1.44%) PBX
6 2 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.96%) HTTP
6 2 (0.96%) Wireless
7 1 (0.48%) ADSL
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.48%) DHCP
7 1 (0.48%) FTP
7 1 (0.48%) ISDN
7 1 (0.48%) LAN
7 1 (0.48%) MPLS
7 1 (0.48%) VLAN
7 1 (0.48%) VSAT
7 1 (0.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) MySQL
2 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.48%) Selenium
2 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (12.44%) Finance
1 26 (12.44%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.18%) Legal
3 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.39%) Marketing
4 4 (1.91%) Back Office
4 4 (1.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Law
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (35.89%) Consultant
2 56 (26.79%) Security Consultant
3 47 (22.49%) Analyst
4 38 (18.18%) Security Analyst
5 36 (17.22%) Information Security Consultant
6 26 (12.44%) Security Specialist
7 22 (10.53%) Information Security Specialist
7 22 (10.53%) Information Specialist
8 20 (9.57%) Security Manager
9 19 (9.09%) Architect
9 19 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
10 18 (8.61%) Security Architect
11 17 (8.13%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 16 (7.66%) Business Analyst
13 15 (7.18%) IT Analyst
13 15 (7.18%) IT Security Analyst
14 12 (5.74%) IT Consultant
14 12 (5.74%) IT Security Consultant
15 10 (4.78%) Information Architect
16 9 (4.31%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.96%) XML
2 1 (0.48%) MFC
2 1 (0.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.66%) Management Information System
2 27 (12.92%) PKI
3 9 (4.31%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (3.83%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.83%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.83%) Smartcard
5 7 (3.35%) Smart Meter
6 6 (2.87%) Statistics
7 5 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.91%) CESG
9 3 (1.44%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.96%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.48%) Economics
11 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Linux
1 3 (1.44%) Windows
2 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (59.81%) Information Security
2 50 (23.92%) Risk Management
3 46 (22.01%) Security Management
4 44 (21.05%) Information Assurance
5 38 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 29 (13.88%) Information Security Management
7 27 (12.92%) ITIL
8 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (11.00%) Asset Management
10 23 (11.00%) ISMS
11 20 (9.57%) E-Commerce
11 20 (9.57%) Incident Management
12 17 (8.13%) Security Architecture
13 16 (7.66%) Business Continuity
13 16 (7.66%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (7.18%) Business Continuity Management
15 14 (6.70%) Operations Management
16 13 (6.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.87%) VB
2 4 (1.91%) C
3 3 (1.44%) SQL
4 2 (0.96%) PHP
5 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 58 (27.75%) CISSP
2 45 (21.53%) Security Cleared
3 40 (19.14%) CLAS
4 35 (16.75%) CISM
5 30 (14.35%) CESG Certified Professional
6 26 (12.44%) CISA
6 26 (12.44%) DV Cleared
7 24 (11.48%) Degree
8 18 (8.61%) SC Cleared
9 12 (5.74%) CISMP
10 11 (5.26%) IISP
11 3 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.44%) PMP
12 2 (0.96%) CGEIT
12 2 (0.96%) CRISC
13 1 (0.48%) CCSE
13 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (38.76%) PCI DSS
2 49 (23.44%) RMADS
3 26 (12.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 21 (10.05%) COBIT
4 21 (10.05%) ISO 9001
5 15 (7.18%) JSP 440
6 14 (6.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (3.83%) ISAE 3402
7 8 (3.83%) ISO27005
8 7 (3.35%) QA
9 5 (2.39%) ISO27002
9 5 (2.39%) SLA
9 5 (2.39%) TickIT
10 3 (1.44%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.48%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (6.22%) Cisco
2 12 (5.74%) Oracle
3 9 (4.31%) IBM
4 8 (3.83%) McAfee
4 8 (3.83%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.35%) ArcSight
5 7 (3.35%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (3.35%) Qualys
5 7 (3.35%) Sun
5 7 (3.35%) Tripwire
6 5 (2.39%) VMware
7 3 (1.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.96%) Avaya
8 2 (0.96%) F5
8 2 (0.96%) Lotus
8 2 (0.96%) Nortel
8 2 (0.96%) Red Box
9 1 (0.48%) EMC
9 1 (0.48%) HP
9 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds
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