The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 17799
England / South West
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
298 386 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.99% 12.90% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 253 234
Median daily rate £400 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.80 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 17799 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISO/IEC 17799
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 across the South West region.

ISO/IEC 17799 Daily Rate Trend in the South West