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 3 months to 22 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 85
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 0 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.32% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.58% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £49.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% +24.75%  

ISO/IEC 27001 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 156 194 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.16% 12.50% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 112 118
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +60.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.66 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £16.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (28.57%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Audit Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM