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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 109 109 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 10 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.38% 0.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.09% 5.56% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£475 £475 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £432 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+241.13% -24.05%
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
141 162 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.98% 6.91% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 71 37
Average daily rate £350 £373 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £207 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.21 £58.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 7 £475 +5.55% 10
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001.

1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 12 (57.14%) Information Security
3 10 (47.62%) CISA
3 10 (47.62%) CISM
4 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
5 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 7 (33.33%) Information Governance
6 6 (28.57%) Data Security
7 5 (23.81%) CRISC
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) McAfee
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
9 3 (14.29%) COBIT
10 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
10 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
10 2 (9.52%) Network Security
10 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
10 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
10 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) Firewall
10 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 2 (9.52%) Service Management
10 2 (9.52%) SLA
10 2 (9.52%) BS7799
10 2 (9.52%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ISO/IEC 27001. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Information Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Information Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Information Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) IT Risk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) Informatics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Risk Management
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 6 (28.57%) Data Security
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 10 (47.62%) CISA
2 10 (47.62%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) CRISC
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) BS7799
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP