The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 30 March 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
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 151 170
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 11 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.41% 3.28% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 18
Median daily rate £500 £510 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +10.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £338 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £570 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.90% +31.25%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 456 366 539
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.70% 10.75% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 274 392
Median daily rate £519 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +6.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.75 £22.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +14.97%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
1 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
2 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (23.81%) SIEM
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) Tufin
5 4 (19.05%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) FireEye
5 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (14.29%) TippingPoint
6 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) WAAS
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) 802.11
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) TACACS
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.76%) OAuth
1 1 (4.76%) OpenID
1 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CESG
1 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
3 5 (23.81%) SIEM
4 4 (19.05%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 3 (14.29%) CEH
4 2 (9.52%) CCFP
4 2 (9.52%) EnCE
4 2 (9.52%) GCFA
4 2 (9.52%) GCIA
4 2 (9.52%) GPEN
4 2 (9.52%) GREM
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) SSCP
5 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) CISMP
5 1 (4.76%) CREST Certified
5 1 (4.76%) CRISC
5 1 (4.76%) GIAC
5 1 (4.76%) ISACA
5 1 (4.76%) ISSMP
5 1 (4.76%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (9.52%) COBIT
3 2 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (9.52%) GDPR
3 2 (9.52%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (4.76%) FedRAMP
4 1 (4.76%) GPG13
4 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (4.76%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
1 4 (19.05%) F5
1 4 (19.05%) FireEye
1 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
1 4 (19.05%) Tufin
2 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 3 (14.29%) Juniper
2 3 (14.29%) TippingPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (9.52%) Aruba
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
3 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 2 (9.52%) Splunk
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.76%) LogLogic
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