Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 August 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 0
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 33 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.39% 0.95% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% 8.09% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 5
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £185 £369 £300
90th Percentile £628 £538 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 143 173 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.35% 11.73% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 116 75
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £139 £213 £200
90th Percentile £580 £563 £507
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.75 £17.34 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.39% -26.23% -30.37%
10th Percentile £17.55 £13.64 £11.50
90th Percentile £17.95 £38.30 £40.78
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.59 £14.44 £12.25
% change year-on-year +125.69% +17.88% -18.33%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) JSON
3 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) SaaS
4 9 (27.27%) WMI
4 9 (27.27%) VBA
4 9 (27.27%) SNMP
4 9 (27.27%) ICMP
4 9 (27.27%) Telnet
5 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
6 6 (18.18%) Legal
6 6 (18.18%) Information Security
6 6 (18.18%) SIEM
7 5 (15.15%) Office 365
7 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 5 (15.15%) Citrix
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Public Sector
8 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (12.12%) DNS

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) SaaS
2 5 (15.15%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) ICMP
1 9 (27.27%) SNMP
1 9 (27.27%) Telnet
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
2 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.03%) NAS
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Legal
3 4 (12.12%) Public Sector
4 2 (6.06%) Games
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Data Architect
3 5 (15.15%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SOC Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) JSON
1 10 (30.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (21.21%) Security Operations
5 6 (18.18%) Information Security
5 6 (18.18%) SIEM
6 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) Patch Management
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Process Management
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (6.06%) BCP
8 2 (6.06%) IT Audit
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) VBA
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CCNA
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) CISSP
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) CISA
3 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.03%) CEH
4 1 (3.03%) CGEIT
4 1 (3.03%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.03%) CRISC
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) NIST
2 3 (9.09%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (3.03%) GPG13
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.12%) XenApp
2 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) WMI
2 1 (3.03%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Citrix
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
3 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Asigra
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec