Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 136 139
Rank change year-on-year +62 +3 +12
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 95 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.39% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.66% 5.54% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 20
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £550 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +20.55% +4.29%
10th Percentile £363 £339 £363
90th Percentile £608 £575 £514
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -15.00% +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +16.67%

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 538 469 669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.53% 11.78% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 223 362
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +1.39%
10th Percentile £256 £221 £213
90th Percentile £573 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 38 23
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £16.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -25.75% -10.21%
10th Percentile £12.20 £12.00 £16.17
90th Percentile £51.00 £43.43 £50.50
South East median hourly rate £26.87 £18.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +49.25% -40.00% +42.91%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +34 29 £400 -5.88% 3
Maidenhead +8 16 £625 -
Bracknell -4 8 £525 -4.55%
Slough +6 3 £370 -17.78% 1
Newbury - 2 £610 - 1
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 50 (52.63%) Information Security
2 39 (41.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (37.89%) CISM
3 36 (37.89%) CISSP
4 30 (31.58%) COBIT
5 28 (29.47%) Data Protection
6 27 (28.42%) PCI DSS
7 26 (27.37%) CESG
8 24 (25.26%) Telecoms
9 21 (22.11%) Time Management
10 20 (21.05%) Service Design
11 19 (20.00%) GDPR
11 19 (20.00%) ITIL
12 18 (18.95%) Service Management
13 17 (17.89%) Risk Management
13 17 (17.89%) Legal
14 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
15 15 (15.79%) Degree
15 15 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
16 14 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
17 13 (13.68%) Business Analysis
17 13 (13.68%) Data Protection Act
17 13 (13.68%) Data Management
17 13 (13.68%) Firewall
17 13 (13.68%) Data Mapping
17 13 (13.68%) Requirements Engineering
17 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 13 (13.68%) Business Process Mapping
18 12 (12.63%) Public Cloud

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 9 (9.47%) Confluence
1 9 (9.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (9.47%) IaaS
2 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.47%) PaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) Firewall
2 11 (11.58%) Intranet
3 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.37%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (3.16%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.05%) MPLS
6 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
1 11 (11.58%) Star Schema
2 9 (9.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Eclipse
1 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.47%) JIRA
1 9 (9.47%) Maven
1 9 (9.47%) NuGet
1 9 (9.47%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
1 9 (9.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (25.26%) Telecoms
2 17 (17.89%) Legal
3 5 (5.26%) Finance
4 3 (3.16%) Marketing
4 3 (3.16%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Security Specialist
2 18 (18.95%) Analyst
2 18 (18.95%) Architect
2 18 (18.95%) Consultant
3 13 (13.68%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 9 (9.47%) CISSP Specialist
5 9 (9.47%) Developer
5 9 (9.47%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Security Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Cloud Specialist
7 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Architecture Specialist
8 5 (5.26%) ITIL Service Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Strategy Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) .NET
1 9 (9.47%) .NET Core
1 9 (9.47%) REST
2 2 (2.11%) OAuth
2 2 (2.11%) OAuth2
2 2 (2.11%) OpenID
2 2 (2.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) XACML
3 1 (1.05%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) CESG
2 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.68%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (12.63%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) TM Forum
6 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.05%) CMDB
7 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
7 1 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Information Security
2 39 (41.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (29.47%) Data Protection
4 21 (22.11%) Time Management
5 20 (21.05%) Service Design
6 19 (20.00%) ITIL
7 18 (18.95%) Service Management
8 17 (17.89%) Risk Management
9 15 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
9 15 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (13.68%) Business Analysis
11 13 (13.68%) Business Process Mapping
11 13 (13.68%) Data Management
11 13 (13.68%) Data Mapping
11 13 (13.68%) Requirements Engineering
11 13 (13.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (11.58%) eTOM
13 11 (11.58%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) C#
1 9 (9.47%) C++
1 9 (9.47%) CQL
1 9 (9.47%) Java
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) CISM
1 36 (37.89%) CISSP
2 15 (15.79%) Degree
3 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 11 (11.58%) CCSP
4 11 (11.58%) CISA
5 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.32%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (6.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.32%) PCI QSA
7 2 (2.11%) CRISC
8 1 (1.05%) CCIE
8 1 (1.05%) CISMP
8 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (31.58%) COBIT
2 27 (28.42%) PCI DSS
3 19 (20.00%) GDPR
4 11 (11.58%) ISO 9001
5 10 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (9.47%) ISO 22301
7 4 (4.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (3.16%) PMO
9 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
9 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) vCloud
2 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Opsview
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (2.11%) Cisco
3 1 (1.05%) Brocade
3 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.05%) F5
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle
3 1 (1.05%) Palo Alto