Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for NIST 800 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NIST 800 over the 6 months to 20 May 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.

NIST Special Publication (SP) 800 Series
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 - 227
Rank change year-on-year - +227 -
Contract jobs citing NIST 800 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% - 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.24% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median daily rate £575 - £510
10th Percentile £563 - £505
90th Percentile £588 - £515
Central London median daily rate £575 - £510
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

NIST 800 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 824 886 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.88% 14.36% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 656 542
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £313 £314 £304
90th Percentile £684 £688 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 7
City of London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.38 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.83% -34.66% +25.71%
10th Percentile £14.12 £13.31 £20.00
90th Percentile £62.75 £52.28 £36.45
Central London median hourly rate £15.53 £14.63 £22.00
% change year-on-year +6.15% -33.52% +33.33%

NIST 800
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing NIST 800 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for NIST 800 in the City of London

NIST 800
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 NIST 800 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for NIST 800 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NIST 800 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 NIST 800.

1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) OpenAM
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (50.00%) CASB
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

NIST 800
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CASB
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec