The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 50 70
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 7 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.84% 2.36% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.46% 20.00% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 1
Median daily rate £519 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £49.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% +24.75%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 74 100 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 8.93% 11.79% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 68 98
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £28.04 £33.60 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.56% -77.60%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) CISSP
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) WebEx
5 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) CISMP
5 4 (28.57%) COBIT
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Facilities Management
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Nessus
6 3 (21.43%) GSEC
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Relational Database

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) WebEx
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 2 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Audit Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) CESG
2 2 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (21.43%) Facilities Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) ISMS
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) SIEM
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) CISMP
3 3 (21.43%) GSEC
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (14.29%) CLAS
4 2 (14.29%) CREST Certified
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) GCIA
4 2 (14.29%) GCIH
4 2 (14.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (14.29%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Snort
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nessus
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 2 (14.29%) Nmap
2 2 (14.29%) RSA enVision
3 1 (7.14%) Nexpose
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
2 2 (14.29%) Qualys
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Rapid7
3 1 (7.14%) VMware