Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 206 209
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 +21
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 53 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.89% 3.74% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 29
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -10.53%
10th Percentile £373 £363 £331
90th Percentile £683 £631 £558
Central London median daily rate £500 £520 £475
% change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 900 748 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.74% 11.99% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 577 568
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £486 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.37% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 14
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £23.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.74% +101.17% +40.09%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £24.23
% change year-on-year -67.74% +91.91% +51.44%

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

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

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 18 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
London Bridge - 1 £725 -
ISO/IEC 27001
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 32 (60.38%) Information Security
2 22 (41.51%) GDPR
3 18 (33.96%) Finance
4 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (26.42%) Data Protection
5 14 (26.42%) CISSP
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.75%) Firewall
6 11 (20.75%) Risk Management
6 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
7 10 (18.87%) SIEM
7 10 (18.87%) Windows
8 9 (16.98%) CISM
8 9 (16.98%) SANS
9 7 (13.21%) McAfee
9 7 (13.21%) Linux
9 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (13.21%) Law
9 7 (13.21%) Marketing
10 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
10 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
10 6 (11.32%) NIST 800
10 6 (11.32%) Web Development
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (11.32%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) nginx
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.77%) LTE
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) TETRA
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) IPsec
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) InterSystems Cache
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Law
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 4 (7.55%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Analyst
1 10 (18.87%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Information Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) Security Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Security Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SSAS Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SSIS Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SSRS Developer
5 6 (11.32%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
1 6 (11.32%) CSS
1 6 (11.32%) SOAP
1 6 (11.32%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.89%) REST
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Derivative
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Information Security
2 16 (30.19%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (26.42%) Data Protection
4 11 (20.75%) Risk Management
5 10 (18.87%) SIEM
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
7 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
7 6 (11.32%) Web Development
8 5 (9.43%) Computer Security
8 5 (9.43%) Information Assurance
8 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
9 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.55%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (7.55%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (7.55%) Security Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) C#
1 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
1 6 (11.32%) MUMPS
1 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) Ruby
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) CISSP
2 9 (16.98%) CISM
2 9 (16.98%) SANS
3 5 (9.43%) CISA
3 5 (9.43%) GCIA
3 5 (9.43%) GCIH
3 5 (9.43%) GIAC
4 4 (7.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (7.55%) CCSP
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) CRISC
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) PMP
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.77%) ISACA
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) GDPR
2 11 (20.75%) PCI DSS
3 6 (11.32%) NIST 800
4 5 (9.43%) COBIT
5 2 (3.77%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.66%) Nessus
2 3 (5.66%) SCCM
3 2 (3.77%) Ansible
3 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.77%) OSSEC
3 2 (3.77%) Packer
3 2 (3.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) McAfee
3 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Blue Coat
4 5 (9.43%) Dell
4 5 (9.43%) FireEye
4 5 (9.43%) Symantec
5 4 (7.55%) CyberArk
5 4 (7.55%) Splunk
6 3 (5.66%) ForeScout
6 3 (5.66%) Ivanti
6 3 (5.66%) Snow
6 3 (5.66%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Intel
7 2 (3.77%) Qualys
7 2 (3.77%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.77%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.77%) Tripwire