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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 17799
UK
Rank - 614 581
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.077% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Median daily rate - - £416
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 across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4359 5186 4745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.75% 10.19% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2827 3186 2939
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 205 176
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.88% +78.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £14.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £60.98 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) BPR
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) HPUX
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) BPR
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) Software Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) F5