The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 94 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 38 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 0.59% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.20% 7.25% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 6
Median daily rate £400 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £313 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £40.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+81.25% +50.94%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
250 207 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.00% 8.09% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 139 80
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +67.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.00 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Worcestershire - 13 £390 -
Birmingham +8 11 £413 -8.33% 3
Warwickshire +1 8 £525 +59.09% 2
Coventry - 2 £331 - 2
Solihull - 1 £425 - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 23 (50.00%) Information Security
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
3 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
4 13 (28.26%) System Testing
4 13 (28.26%) MS Office
5 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 12 (26.09%) MS Visio
6 11 (23.91%) Windows
6 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
7 10 (21.74%) CISSP
8 8 (17.39%) CentOS
8 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
9 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
9 7 (15.22%) COBIT
10 6 (13.04%) Finance
10 6 (13.04%) VMware
10 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.04%) CISM
10 6 (13.04%) MCSE
10 6 (13.04%) Cisco
11 5 (10.87%) Unix
11 5 (10.87%) Nagios
11 5 (10.87%) Security Management
11 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
11 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
11 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.17%) Heroku
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
2 3 (6.52%) BGP
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.52%) HSRP
2 3 (6.52%) NX-OS
2 3 (6.52%) OSPF
2 3 (6.52%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 2 (4.35%) SSH
4 1 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (2.17%) FTP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Security Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Information Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Auditor
5 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Database Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Information
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.35%) Security Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Memcached
1 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) BYOD
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.35%) Derivative
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.35%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) CentOS
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Information Security
2 13 (28.26%) System Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
3 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
3 5 (10.87%) Security Architecture
3 5 (10.87%) Security Management
3 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
4 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
5 3 (6.52%) ISMS
5 3 (6.52%) IT Governance
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.35%) IT Audit
6 2 (4.35%) Line Management
6 2 (4.35%) SABSA
6 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) SC Cleared
1 15 (32.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) CISSP
3 6 (13.04%) CISM
3 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) CISA
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) CCNP
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.52%) JNCIP
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.35%) CRISC
6 2 (4.35%) IISP
6 2 (4.35%) RHCE
6 2 (4.35%) VCP5
7 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.17%) EMC Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
2 7 (15.22%) COBIT
3 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.35%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (4.35%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.87%) vSphere
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) iptables
3 2 (4.35%) Postfix
4 1 (2.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Nagios
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.17%) logstash
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.52%) Juniper
5 3 (6.52%) Sophos
6 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) Qualys
6 2 (4.35%) Sun
6 2 (4.35%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.35%) Wyse
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