The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 18 April 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 South West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 107 109 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 37 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.42% 6.73% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Average daily rate £475 £470 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -18.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +150.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
324 208 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.78% 8.94% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 125 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £162.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
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 27001 across the South West region.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -5 9 £498 - 1
Wiltshire -10 9 £300 - 1
Bristol -11 4 £520 +163.29% 1
Devon - 4 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £220 - 3
Dorset - - - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 28 (47.46%) Information Security
1 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
3 19 (32.20%) ITIL
3 19 (32.20%) Information Assurance
4 15 (25.42%) CESG
4 15 (25.42%) CESG CLAS
4 15 (25.42%) Risk Management
5 14 (23.73%) RMADS
5 14 (23.73%) ITIL V3
6 13 (22.03%) CISSP
7 12 (20.34%) Windows
7 12 (20.34%) JSP 440
8 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
9 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
9 10 (16.95%) JSP
9 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
10 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.25%) ISO 9001
10 9 (15.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (13.56%) Content Management
11 8 (13.56%) CMS
11 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
11 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
11 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
11 8 (13.56%) Hudson
12 7 (11.86%) ColdFusion
13 6 (10.17%) HTML
13 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.17%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (13.56%) CMS
2 7 (11.86%) ColdFusion
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.78%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) FastStats
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.69%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) IPsec
2 1 (1.69%) DHCP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
1 8 (13.56%) Hudson
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Consultant
2 14 (23.73%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) CLAS Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Security Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.39%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) IT Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.39%) Information Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Security Advisor
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 1 (1.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) JSP
2 6 (10.17%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) CSS3
3 5 (8.47%) HTML5
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) XHTML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) CESG
1 15 (25.42%) CESG CLAS
2 14 (23.73%) RMADS
3 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.47%) Open Source
5 4 (6.78%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.78%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) CMDB
6 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Information Security
2 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Information Assurance
3 15 (25.42%) Risk Management
4 14 (23.73%) ITIL V3
5 11 (18.64%) Incident Management
6 9 (15.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (13.56%) Content Management
8 6 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.17%) Software Distribution
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
10 4 (6.78%) BCP
10 4 (6.78%) Security Architecture
10 4 (6.78%) Data Governance
11 3 (5.08%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (5.08%) Information Security Management
11 3 (5.08%) Security Management
11 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.47%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) C
4 1 (1.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.03%) CISSP
4 5 (8.47%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) CCSA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCSP
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CISA
6 1 (1.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) JSP 440
2 9 (15.25%) ISO 9001
3 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.47%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Nmap
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) WSUS
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.69%) LogLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco
3 1 (1.69%) McAfee
3 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
South West
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £540 per day
Posted: 10 days ago