Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 55 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 +27
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 19 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.76% 0.47% 2.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.77% 2.97% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 13
Bedfordshire median daily rate £500 £413 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -19.90% -
10th Percentile £420 £406 £378
90th Percentile £585 £419 £563
East of England median daily rate £438 £388 £450
% change year-on-year +12.90% -13.89% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £36.81 £40.50
% change year-on-year - -9.11% -14.74%

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 138 101 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 20.03% 15.86% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 55 75
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £328 £216 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £558
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.89 £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.00% -48.00% +92.31%
10th Percentile £18.58 £9.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.20 £33.10 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £24.25 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -35.33% +29.31% +5.45%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £538 -
Dunstable - 1 £500 -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Business Continuity
3 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
4 10 (52.63%) SDLC
4 10 (52.63%) ISMS
4 10 (52.63%) Retail
4 10 (52.63%) Degree
4 10 (52.63%) CISSP
4 10 (52.63%) Project Management
4 10 (52.63%) CISA
4 10 (52.63%) CISM
4 10 (52.63%) Information Security Management
4 10 (52.63%) Security Management
5 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
6 8 (42.11%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
6 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (42.11%) Compliance Management
6 8 (42.11%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 5 (26.32%) GDPR
8 4 (21.05%) Data Security
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Citrix
8 4 (21.05%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) TOGAF

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 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 10 (52.63%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Consultant
2 11 (57.89%) Security Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (10.53%) GDPR Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Security Compliance Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Business Continuity
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Information Security Management
3 10 (52.63%) ISMS
3 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 10 (52.63%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) Security Management
4 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
5 8 (42.11%) Compliance Management
5 8 (42.11%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
5 8 (42.11%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 4 (21.05%) Data Security
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISA
1 10 (52.63%) CISM
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) GDPR
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware