Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 92 110
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 +7
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 24 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.57% 5.48% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +34.62%
10th Percentile £384 £508 £300
90th Percentile £755 £555 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £520 £428
% change year-on-year -18.27% +21.64% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

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 317 219 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.81% 13.15% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 133 184
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £130 £235 £220
90th Percentile £546 £550 £496
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -43.59% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £9.31 £12.08
90th Percentile £29.17 £44.50 £34.73
South East median hourly rate £25.90 £17.43 £30.25
% change year-on-year +48.59% -42.38% +63.51%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 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
Milton Keynes -13 22 £525 - 4
Newport Pagnell - 1 £125 -
Amersham - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 11 (45.83%) Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
4 10 (41.67%) Information Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) ISMS
5 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (29.17%) Legal
6 7 (29.17%) CESG
7 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (25.00%) CRAMM
7 6 (25.00%) ISO 31000
8 4 (16.67%) CISSP
8 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
8 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
8 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.50%) CLAS
9 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
9 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
9 3 (12.50%) SANS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 7 (29.17%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Security Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Compliance Specialist
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) IT Governance Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) CESG
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 11 (45.83%) Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) Information Security Management
4 10 (41.67%) ISMS
5 9 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (25.00%) CRAMM
6 6 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 4 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 3 (12.50%) OWASP
8 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
8 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
8 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) CLAS
2 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) GIAC
2 3 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (4.17%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (25.00%) ISO 31000
3 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.33%) COBIT
5 1 (4.17%) GDPR
5 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) SAP