Period
to 25 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 January 2020 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 83 111
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28 -12
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 25 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.04% 1.65% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.12% 12.81% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 20
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £535 £509 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% -3.05% -
10th Percentile £356 £393 £384
90th Percentile £669 £668 £755
South East median daily rate £480 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% -18.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.16 - £50.00

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 146 203 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.92% 12.89% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 123 171
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -20.00%
10th Percentile £141 £209 £128
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.77 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.59% -6.82% +63.64%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.34 £11.97
90th Percentile £17.25 £47.88 £39.11
South East median hourly rate £36.25 £20.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year +76.51% -17.85% +43.43%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Buckinghamshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. 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
Milton Keynes +25 24 £533 +2.40% 2
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) CISSP
3 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 13 (52.00%) GDPR
4 13 (52.00%) Security Management
4 13 (52.00%) OWASP
5 12 (48.00%) GIAC
5 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
5 12 (48.00%) Risk Management
5 12 (48.00%) SANS
5 12 (48.00%) CLAS
6 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (44.00%) TOGAF Certification
6 11 (44.00%) Retail
6 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (40.00%) Firewall
7 10 (40.00%) Security Architecture
7 10 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Security Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Patch Management
7 10 (40.00%) Security Patching
8 9 (36.00%) Burp Suite
8 9 (36.00%) Rapid7
8 9 (36.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (36.00%) Qualys
8 9 (36.00%) Degree
8 9 (36.00%) Nessus

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
2 7 (28.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Architect
2 13 (52.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.00%) DevSecOps Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Audit Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Auditor
5 1 (4.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Head of Security
5 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 13 (52.00%) OWASP
2 13 (52.00%) Security Management
3 12 (48.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (44.00%) TOGAF
5 10 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (40.00%) Patch Management
5 10 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (40.00%) Security Architecture
5 10 (40.00%) Security Patching
5 10 (40.00%) Security Testing
5 10 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (28.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (28.00%) Feasibility Study
7 7 (28.00%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) DevSecOps
8 6 (24.00%) ISMS
9 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) CISSP
2 12 (48.00%) CLAS
2 12 (48.00%) GIAC
2 12 (48.00%) SANS
3 11 (44.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 9 (36.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) CISM
6 5 (20.00%) CISA
7 2 (8.00%) CGEIT
7 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 13 (52.00%) GDPR
3 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.00%) COBIT
4 2 (8.00%) NIST
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) McAfee
1 9 (36.00%) Qualys
1 9 (36.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com