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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
England / West Midlands
Rank 107 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.58% 3.53% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £363 £473 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £413 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £441
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.47% -

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
284 255 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.75% 10.01% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 170 141
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.38 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +80.85%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +1 4 £450 -7.69% 5
Warwickshire - 4 £325 -
Wolverhampton - 3 £400 - 1
Coventry -5 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 25 (71.43%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
3 11 (31.43%) Security Management
3 11 (31.43%) ISMS
3 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
4 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
4 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (17.14%) Data Security
7 6 (17.14%) Finance
7 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (17.14%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (14.29%) Information Assurance
8 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (14.29%) Firewall
8 5 (14.29%) Unix
8 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.29%) CISSP
9 4 (11.43%) CISM
9 4 (11.43%) Change Management
9 4 (11.43%) CESG
9 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX

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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.71%) Sentinel
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) PABX
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Security Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Information Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Security Officer
6 3 (8.57%) Operational Security Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Telephony Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (11.43%) CESG
5 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Information Security
2 11 (31.43%) ISMS
2 11 (31.43%) Risk Management
2 11 (31.43%) Security Management
3 9 (25.71%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
5 7 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) Data Security
7 5 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.43%) IT Governance
8 4 (11.43%) SIEM
9 3 (8.57%) ERP
9 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Records Management
9 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) CISSP
3 4 (11.43%) CISM
4 2 (5.71%) CEH
4 2 (5.71%) CISMP
4 2 (5.71%) CRISC
5 1 (2.86%) CISA
5 1 (2.86%) CLAS
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) PCI DSS
2 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (11.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (8.57%) GPG13
5 2 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (5.71%) RMADS
6 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Casewise
2 2 (5.71%) FireEye
2 2 (5.71%) Imperva
2 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.71%) Symantec
3 1 (2.86%) BMC
3 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.86%) Lotus
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contingency Team
Posted: 10 days ago