Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 23 May 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 119 154
Rank change year-on-year +9 +35 +15
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 57 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.45% 1.03% 0.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.59% 8.16% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 24
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £391 £335 £363
90th Percentile £588 £600 £514
South East median daily rate £460 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 492 478 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.49% 12.68% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 226 362
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% +33.33% -33.87%
10th Percentile £16.29 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £18.50 £18.81
% change year-on-year +32.76% -1.66% -12.70%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Berkshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Reading +26 23 £400 -30.43% 7
Maidenhead -5 5 £625 +27.55% 1
Bracknell -6 3 £525 -4.55%
Newbury -16 3 £610 +10.91% 2
Slough -2 2 £370 -17.78% 2
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 29 (50.88%) Information Security
2 18 (31.58%) CISSP
2 18 (31.58%) CISM
3 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.56%) Data Protection
4 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
5 13 (22.81%) Firewall
5 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
5 13 (22.81%) Windows
5 13 (22.81%) Linux
6 12 (21.05%) ISO 9001
6 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.05%) VMware
6 12 (21.05%) SDLC
6 12 (21.05%) GDPR
7 11 (19.30%) .NET Core
7 11 (19.30%) CQL
7 11 (19.30%) Microservices
7 11 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (19.30%) Opsview
7 11 (19.30%) Confluence
7 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (19.30%) REST
7 11 (19.30%) Change Control
7 11 (19.30%) NuGet
7 11 (19.30%) Low Latency
7 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 11 (19.30%) Maven
7 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (19.30%) Confluence
1 11 (19.30%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (19.30%) NuGet
2 9 (15.79%) IaaS
2 9 (15.79%) PaaS
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) Firewall
2 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.02%) Network Security
5 3 (5.26%) Intranet
6 2 (3.51%) LAN
6 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.75%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Eclipse
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
1 11 (19.30%) JIRA
1 11 (19.30%) Maven
1 11 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (19.30%) TeamCity
1 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.28%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Consultant
2 11 (19.30%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Security Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Security Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Information Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Information Security Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Security Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Security Compliance Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
1 11 (19.30%) .NET Core
1 11 (19.30%) REST
2 3 (5.26%) OAuth
2 3 (5.26%) OAuth2
2 3 (5.26%) OpenID
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) XACML
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) CESG
3 5 (8.77%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.02%) PMI
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Information Security
2 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.56%) Data Protection
4 12 (21.05%) SDLC
4 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (19.30%) Change Control
5 11 (19.30%) Low Latency
5 11 (19.30%) Microservices
5 11 (19.30%) Multithreading
5 11 (19.30%) TDD
6 10 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (17.54%) Risk Management
7 8 (14.04%) Security Architecture
7 8 (14.04%) Security Operations
8 6 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Project Management
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.53%) Time Management
9 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
9 5 (8.77%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) C#
1 11 (19.30%) C++
1 11 (19.30%) CQL
1 11 (19.30%) Java
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) CISM
1 18 (31.58%) CISSP
2 9 (15.79%) CISA
3 8 (14.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (5.26%) PCI QSA
6 2 (3.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (3.51%) CCSP
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CISMP
7 1 (1.75%) CLAS
7 1 (1.75%) CRISC
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
2 12 (21.05%) GDPR
2 12 (21.05%) ISO 9001
3 11 (19.30%) COBIT
4 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (3.51%) ISO 22301
6 2 (3.51%) PMO
6 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
7 1 (1.75%) ISO 31000
7 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) vCloud
2 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Opsview
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (5.26%) Ping Identity
2 3 (5.26%) Twobo
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) Brocade
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.75%) F5
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto