The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 27001 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 121 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.85% 2.47% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £350 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +150.00%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
165 162 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.42% 7.89% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 76 93
Average daily rate £320 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.10 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 27001 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

ISO/IEC 27001 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -16 7 £358 -1.37% 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
South Yorkshire - - - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) CMMI
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Data Security
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) PBX
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) PBX
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) NHS Information Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) CMMI
4 3 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (13.33%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) ISMS
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) QA
3 1 (6.67%) BS25999
3 1 (6.67%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Aruba
3 2 (13.33%) NETGEAR
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec