Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 208 216
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 +24
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 60 39 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.85% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.41% 4.86% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 49
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.09% -6.04%
10th Percentile £300 £349 £356
90th Percentile £675 £742 £605
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -
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 936 802 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.22% 11.95% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 640 753
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 £282
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £483 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 14
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £19.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.74% +132.79% +19.25%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -67.74% +118.82% +37.10%

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 November 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

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 November 2017. 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 November 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 35 (58.33%) Information Security
2 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) GDPR
3 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (23.33%) Data Protection
4 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (20.00%) SIEM
5 12 (20.00%) Firewall
6 11 (18.33%) Information Assurance
6 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
7 9 (15.00%) CISM
7 9 (15.00%) McAfee
7 9 (15.00%) Linux
7 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.00%) CISSP
8 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
9 7 (11.67%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.67%) Computer Security
9 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.67%) FireEye
9 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (11.67%) SANS
9 7 (11.67%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
9 7 (11.67%) Cisco
9 7 (11.67%) Dell

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 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) nginx
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) Office 365
3 3 (5.00%) SaaS
4 2 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (5.00%) LTE
2 3 (5.00%) TETRA
3 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) IPsec
4 1 (1.67%) Network Security
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Consultant
3 12 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Information Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Architect
6 7 (11.67%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.67%) GDPR Consultant
7 6 (10.00%) Security Architect
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (8.33%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
1 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
1 7 (11.67%) CSS
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) Ajax
2 4 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (1.67%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Information Security
2 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (23.33%) Data Protection
4 12 (20.00%) SIEM
5 11 (18.33%) Information Assurance
6 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
7 7 (11.67%) Computer Security
7 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) SDLC
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.67%) Data Mapping
9 4 (6.67%) Data Privacy
9 4 (6.67%) DevOps
9 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C#
1 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.33%) Python
2 2 (3.33%) Ruby
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CISM
1 9 (15.00%) CISSP
2 7 (11.67%) GCIA
2 7 (11.67%) GCIH
2 7 (11.67%) GIAC
2 7 (11.67%) SANS
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 3 (5.00%) CCSP
4 3 (5.00%) CISA
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.00%) CRISC
4 3 (5.00%) ISACA
4 3 (5.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 3 (5.00%) PMP
5 2 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.33%) CLAS
5 2 (3.33%) ISSMP
5 2 (3.33%) MBCS
6 1 (1.67%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.00%) GDPR
2 11 (18.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.67%) NIST 800
4 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (3.33%) COBIT
5 2 (3.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (1.67%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.33%) Ansible
2 2 (3.33%) Nessus
2 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.33%) OSSEC
2 2 (3.33%) Packer
2 2 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) McAfee
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) Blue Coat
2 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
2 7 (11.67%) Cisco
2 7 (11.67%) Dell
2 7 (11.67%) FireEye
3 2 (3.33%) Intel
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Qualys
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (3.33%) Splunk
3 2 (3.33%) Sybase
3 2 (3.33%) Symantec
3 2 (3.33%) Trend Micro
3 2 (3.33%) Tripwire
4 1 (1.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) VMware