The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISO/IEC 27001
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 33 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 12 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.27% 0.97% 1.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.64% 7.69% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £563 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.90% +31.25%  

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 53 39 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 18.86% 12.62% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 59
Median daily rate £450 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -65.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.25% +37.93%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Bedfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Bedfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Dunstable - 1 £450 -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
3 8 (66.67%) GIAC
3 8 (66.67%) SANS
3 8 (66.67%) CISA
3 8 (66.67%) CISM
3 8 (66.67%) CISSP
3 8 (66.67%) SIEM
4 6 (50.00%) Network Segmentation
5 5 (41.67%) GDPR
6 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) COBIT
8 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
8 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365
8 1 (8.33%) FireEye
8 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (8.33%) Data Security
8 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Network Segmentation
4 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CISA
1 8 (66.67%) CISM
1 8 (66.67%) CISSP
1 8 (66.67%) GIAC
1 8 (66.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) GDPR
3 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) FireEye
1 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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