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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 643 - 626
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% - 0.016%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £491
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £475
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
5144 5620 5357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.67% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 3436 3341
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 237 238
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%

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 10 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 28 September 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 - 5 - - 3
Warwick - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
London - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) BPR
3 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Risk 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) CIO
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) BPR
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) SABSA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) COSO
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) F5