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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 3 July 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 of England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 125 104 113
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9 +57
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 17 17 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.84% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.74% 6.37% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 7
10th Percentile £400 £350 £197
25th Percentile £541 £355 £200
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £638 £400 £325
Median % change year-on-year +59.38% +23.08% -25.71%
75th Percentile £720 £469 £481
90th Percentile £725 £638 £624
England median daily rate £575 £518 £513
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.98% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £18.13
Median hourly rate - - £18.25
75th Percentile - - £18.38
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £65.79 £60.35 £18.25
% change year-on-year +9.01% +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 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 359 267 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.31% 13.26% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 154 128
10th Percentile £163 £160 £260
25th Percentile £313 £219 £352
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £419
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.45% -1.47%
75th Percentile £562 £499 £511
90th Percentile £688 £571 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 13
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.60 £16.63
25th Percentile £13.06 £12.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33% +40.63%
75th Percentile £44.87 £19.75 £27.75
90th Percentile £67.36 £48.35 £44.00
England median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.72
% change year-on-year +23.81% -7.55% +1.61%

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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 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
Cambridgeshire -15 10 £669 +91.07% 7
Bedfordshire -7 3 £300 -40.00%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £600 +33.33% 10
Essex -8 1 - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 of England region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 13 (76.47%) NIST
3 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
3 11 (64.71%) ISMS
3 11 (64.71%) SIEM
3 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (58.82%) Information Security Management
4 10 (58.82%) Security Management
5 9 (52.94%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (47.06%) Zscaler
6 8 (47.06%) Mimecast
6 8 (47.06%) FireEye
6 8 (47.06%) ISACA
6 8 (47.06%) SaaS
6 8 (47.06%) Proofpoint
6 8 (47.06%) Internet
6 8 (47.06%) Symantec
6 8 (47.06%) CISM
7 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
8 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) Project Management
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
9 4 (23.53%) Decision-Making
9 4 (23.53%) Security Monitoring
9 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Mimecast
1 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Informix
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 2 (11.76%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Head of Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Head of Information
2 5 (29.41%) Head of Security
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) CISSP Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Information Strategy Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Strategy Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Cyberattack
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) ISMS
2 11 (64.71%) SIEM
2 11 (64.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (58.82%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (58.82%) Information Security Management
3 10 (58.82%) Security Management
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (23.53%) Decision-Making
5 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
5 4 (23.53%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
2 8 (47.06%) CISM
2 8 (47.06%) ISACA
3 3 (17.65%) CRISC
4 2 (11.76%) CISA
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.76%) PMP
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) CISMP
5 1 (5.88%) CSSLP
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) OSCP
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) NIST
2 9 (52.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (11.76%) GDPR
4 2 (11.76%) GRC
4 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (11.76%) NCSC
4 2 (11.76%) NIST 800
4 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (5.88%) GPG13
5 1 (5.88%) ISO 31000
5 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27005
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.88%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) FireEye
1 8 (47.06%) Proofpoint
1 8 (47.06%) Symantec
1 8 (47.06%) Zscaler
2 6 (35.29%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft