The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 17799 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 636 633 634
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.040% 0.19% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £319 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £450
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
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 across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5027 5180 5101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.40% 9.23% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3208 3324 3158
Median daily rate £425 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 184 215
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.29 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+29.93% +3.85%

ISO/IEC 17799
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 17799 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England -4 2 - - 1
London -12 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 17799.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) COBIT
3 2 (33.33%) COSO
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ISDN
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) OpenView
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) CISA

ISO/IEC 17799
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 802.11
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Ethereal
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) ISDN
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) VRRP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Chief Information Officer
1 2 (33.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 2 (33.33%) Chief Security Officer
1 2 (33.33%) CIO
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) e-Health
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SABSA
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) COSO
3 1 (16.67%) BS7799
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Peregrine
1 1 (16.67%) VMware