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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 7 August 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 80 85 62
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +53
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 13 2 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.95% 0.17% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.95% 1.18% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
10th Percentile £400 - £335
25th Percentile £464 £263 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £275 £388
Median % change year-on-year +100.00% -29.03% -32.61%
75th Percentile £638 £288 £413
90th Percentile £688 - £420
England median daily rate £580 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +10.48% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £23.25 - -
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
75th Percentile £25.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.00 £60.35 £18.25
% change year-on-year +4.39% +230.68% -27.72%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 187 170 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.62% 14.19% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 110 62
10th Percentile £180 £125 £88
25th Percentile £320 £202 £250
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £405 £373 £324
Median % change year-on-year +8.72% +15.06% -12.50%
75th Percentile £533 £438 £450
90th Percentile £623 £526 £538
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
10th Percentile £15.48 £8.97 £9.31
25th Percentile £16.25 £9.13 £9.52
Median hourly rate £19.67 £10.04 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year +95.96% -28.32% +13.91%
75th Percentile £24.50 £10.55 £25.00
90th Percentile £26.90 £12.27 £36.60
England median hourly rate £24.35 £20.90 £26.98
% change year-on-year +16.51% -22.54% +27.79%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 7 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire - 5 £550 - 2
Derbyshire - 3 £498 - 1
Northamptonshire -6 2 £488 +77.27% 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £408 - 9
Lincolnshire - 1 £750 -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) NIST
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) CISM
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) GRC
4 3 (23.08%) CRISC
4 3 (23.08%) IoT
4 3 (23.08%) GDPR
5 2 (15.38%) GCP
5 2 (15.38%) SANS
5 2 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
5 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (15.38%) SOAR
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (15.38%) NCSC
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Password Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
1 2 (15.38%) GCP
2 1 (7.69%) Power Automate
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Informix
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Aviation
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Advisor
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) CIO
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Resilience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) IoT
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Cyberattack
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) ISMS
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) OWASP
3 2 (15.38%) Password Management
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
3 2 (15.38%) SOAR
3 2 (15.38%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CRISC
3 2 (15.38%) SANS
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) PMP
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) NIST
2 3 (23.08%) GDPR
2 3 (23.08%) GRC
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (15.38%) NCSC
4 1 (7.69%) COBIT
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
4 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
1 1 (7.69%) UiPath