Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 115 145
Rank change year-on-year -26 +30 +6
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 25 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 1.19% 0.74%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.77% 9.45% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 25
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.90% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £401 £365 £385
90th Percentile £536 £585 £590
South East median daily rate £538 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +13.16% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 524 508 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.50% 12.60% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 257 298
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £205 £231 £213
90th Percentile £575 £570 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 39
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +76.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £18.95 £13.80 £12.24
90th Percentile £40.00 £41.00 £25.35
South East median hourly rate £22.10 £20.81 £21.33
% change year-on-year +6.17% -2.43% -1.02%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 7 £425 -22.73% 8
Newbury -3 4 £525 -4.55% 1
Slough -4 4 £900 +125.00% 4
Bracknell -2 3 £475 - 6
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (36.00%) GDPR
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (28.00%) CISM
4 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (28.00%) CISSP
5 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
6 4 (16.00%) CISA
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (12.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (12.00%) Finance

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 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) NuGet
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Compliance Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (8.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (16.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.00%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) HACMP
4 1 (4.00%) LPAR
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Security
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) CQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISM
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISA
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) GDPR
2 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (4.00%) COBIT
5 1 (4.00%) ISO 31000
5 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opsview
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (4.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Brocade
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter