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 3 months to 29 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 113 127
Rank change year-on-year +32 +14  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 18 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 3.91% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 3
Median daily rate £458 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +10.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £368 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £528 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 216 358 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.81% 14.41% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 179 173
Median daily rate £417 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.06% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -27.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.00 £33.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Maidenhead - 4 £490 -
Reading +11 3 £600 +29.72% 4
Slough +7 2 £450 - 2
Bracknell +1 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
1 12 (42.86%) CISM
2 9 (32.14%) Information Security
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) Retail
4 7 (25.00%) CISMP
4 7 (25.00%) COBIT
4 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 7 (25.00%) CRISC
4 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) SAML
4 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 6 (21.43%) ISO22301
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) CESG
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 5 (17.86%) eTOM
6 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (17.86%) ISMS
6 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (17.86%) vCloud

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 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (3.57%) CloudFront
3 1 (3.57%) G Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) BGP
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (3.57%) IPsec
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Genesys Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Payments Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) SAML
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) CESG
1 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Information Security
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.86%) eTOM
3 5 (17.86%) ISMS
3 5 (17.86%) ITSM
3 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.86%) Service Design
3 5 (17.86%) Service Management
3 5 (17.86%) Time Management
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.29%) Data Security
4 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Security Management
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CISM
1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (25.00%) CISMP
3 7 (25.00%) CRISC
4 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (17.86%) CCSP
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) CISA
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) CCNA
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) CEH
8 1 (3.57%) CITP
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.57%) MCSE
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.57%) SANS
8 1 (3.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) COBIT
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (21.43%) ISO22301
3 2 (7.14%) ISO27005
3 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) vCloud
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Genesys
5 2 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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