Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 181 219
Rank change year-on-year +71 +38 -33
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 14 35 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.73% 6.39% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 29 30
Median daily rate £513 £585 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.39% +11.43% +10.53%
10th Percentile £398 £368 £373
90th Percentile £558 £733 £675
Central London median daily rate £450 £580 £505
% change year-on-year -22.41% +14.85% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 181 548 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.30% 9.52% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 393 485
Median daily rate £475 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £291 £301 £273
90th Percentile £638 £688 £658
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -13.16% +26.67%
Median hourly rate £81.00 £17.98 £19.00
% change year-on-year +350.44% -5.36% +26.67%

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

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London.

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

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

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

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

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 29 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) NIST
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
5 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) CISM
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) COBIT
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (14.29%) CISSP
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Legal
7 2 (14.29%) CISA
7 2 (14.29%) Intranet

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
1 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) BYOD
3 1 (7.14%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Security Management
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) Privileged Access Management
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (7.14%) CLAS
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) FFIEC
3 1 (7.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) NIST
2 3 (21.43%) COBIT
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp