Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 4 December 2021 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 of England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 88 142
Rank change year-on-year -41 +54 +40
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 17 7 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.52% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.11% 4.24% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 25
10th Percentile £364 £405 "
25th Percentile £391 £471 £200
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £613 £383
Median % change year-on-year -18.37% +60.13% -4.38%
75th Percentile £575 £641 £475
90th Percentile £650 £643 £680
England median daily rate £550 £481 £525
% change year-on-year +14.40% -8.43% -

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 333 165 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.02% 12.33% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 85 271
10th Percentile £131 £222 £124
25th Percentile £215 £306 £250
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £400
75th Percentile £538 £488 £500
90th Percentile £650 £548 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 46
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.90 £9.65
25th Percentile £12.25 £14.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -43.40% +60.61% -6.25%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.00 £30.03
90th Percentile £49.45 " £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.70% +12.20% +1.26%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -17 13 £500 -0.74% 9
Essex -14 2 £400 -34.69% 1
Suffolk -11 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 5 (29.41%) CISA
4 5 (29.41%) CISM
4 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) GDPR
4 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
4 5 (29.41%) Information Assurance
4 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
5 4 (23.53%) SOC 2
5 4 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (23.53%) Azure
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
5 4 (23.53%) ISMS
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management

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

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Azure
2 3 (17.65%) AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 2 (11.76%) French Language
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
2 2 (11.76%) Local Government
2 2 (11.76%) Organisational Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Azure Administrator
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Information Officer
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Security Officer
2 2 (11.76%) Service Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Information Assurance
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
4 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) ISMS
4 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISA
1 5 (29.41%) CISM
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (11.76%) CISMP
3 2 (11.76%) CRISC
4 1 (5.88%) ISACA
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (5.88%) MOS
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) GDPR
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 4 (23.53%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (23.53%) SOC 2
3 3 (17.65%) HIPAA
3 3 (17.65%) NIST
4 2 (11.76%) COBIT
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (11.76%) ISO 22301
4 2 (11.76%) ISO 31000
5 1 (5.88%) GRC
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 14001
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (5.88%) NCSC
5 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Sparx
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Darktrace
2 1 (5.88%) FireEye
2 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) IronPort
2 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) Splunk