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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 17799
Rank 653 615 609
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -6
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 3 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.022% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.060% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £1,100 £319 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+245.09% -32.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £475
% change year-on-year
- -36.84%
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
4991 5107 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.15% 9.39% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3180 3246 3014
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 168 236
Median hourly rate £25.75 £21.55 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £57.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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 27 May 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
London -11 2 £1,100 +170.76% 1
England -33 2 £1,100 +245.09% 2
Guernsey - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) OpenView
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) BS7799
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) e-Health
3 3 (37.50%) OPNET
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) COSO
5 1 (12.50%) FWSM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

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 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) 802.11
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) ISDN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) VRRP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support
2 4 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Chief Security Officer
3 2 (25.00%) CIO
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) e-Health
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) BS7799
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) COSO
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) OpenView
2 3 (37.50%) OPNET
3 1 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CA
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware