Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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 of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 143 154
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 +27
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 81 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 0.85% 0.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.60% 7.79% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 33
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £343 £198 £302
90th Percentile £535 £588 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
East of England median hourly rate - £46.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.58% -14.74%
England median hourly rate £37.50 £51.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year -26.47% +17.92% -3.89%

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 698 526 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.71% 10.93% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 294 314
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £180 £190
90th Percentile £551 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 67
East of England median hourly rate £26.22 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.08% +50.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £10.41 £12.10 £13.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.40 £41.44
England median hourly rate £21.11 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.19% +2.27% +10.00%

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

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

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

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

Contractor 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 14 December 2017. 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 +25 45 £363 -19.44% 5
Cambridgeshire +4 19 £400 - 3
Bedfordshire +6 13 £500 +21.21% 5
Suffolk +9 2 £300 -
Norfolk -10 1 £450 - 2
Essex -33 1 £450 +50.00% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 of England region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 44 (54.32%) Information Security
2 33 (40.74%) CISSP
3 27 (33.33%) CISM
3 27 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 23 (28.40%) GDPR
5 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
5 20 (24.69%) Data Centre
6 19 (23.46%) Programme Delivery
6 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (22.22%) Finance
7 18 (22.22%) Law
7 18 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
8 16 (19.75%) SDLC
8 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
9 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (17.28%) Degree
10 14 (17.28%) Project Management
11 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (14.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
12 12 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (14.81%) Windows
13 11 (13.58%) ISO 9001
13 11 (13.58%) ISMS
14 10 (12.35%) Identity Access Management
14 10 (12.35%) Security Operations
14 10 (12.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 10 (12.35%) Privileged Access Management
14 10 (12.35%) Data Encryption
14 10 (12.35%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (8.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Firewall
2 7 (8.64%) SSL
3 5 (6.17%) IPsec
3 5 (6.17%) VLAN
4 4 (4.94%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (4.94%) MVNO
4 4 (4.94%) SS7
4 4 (4.94%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (4.94%) VoLTE
4 4 (4.94%) VoWiFi
5 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
1 18 (22.22%) Law
2 9 (11.11%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Billing
4 4 (4.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Consultant
1 19 (23.46%) Security Consultant
2 13 (16.05%) Architect
3 10 (12.35%) Security Architect
4 9 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 8 (9.88%) Applications Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security Officer
9 4 (4.94%) Security Officer
9 4 (4.94%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.64%) Virtual Team
4 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (6.17%) PKI
5 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) CESG
6 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.47%) Derivative
6 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Unix
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Information Security
2 27 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 19 (23.46%) Programme Delivery
4 18 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
5 16 (19.75%) SDLC
6 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.28%) Project Management
8 13 (16.05%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (13.58%) ISMS
10 10 (12.35%) Data Encryption
10 10 (12.35%) Identity Access Management
10 10 (12.35%) ITIL
10 10 (12.35%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (12.35%) Privileged Access Management
10 10 (12.35%) Quality Management
10 10 (12.35%) Security Management
10 10 (12.35%) Security Operations
11 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 9 (11.11%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 33 (40.74%) CISSP
2 27 (33.33%) CISM
3 14 (17.28%) Degree
4 12 (14.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 12 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (12.35%) CISA
5 10 (12.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 7 (8.64%) CCSP
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (6.17%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.47%) CCNA
10 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.47%) CLAS
10 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.40%) GDPR
2 20 (24.69%) PCI DSS
3 11 (13.58%) ISO 9001
4 5 (6.17%) FIPS 140-2
4 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (2.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.23%) COBIT
7 1 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.23%) RMADS
7 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.94%) VMware NSX
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) XenApp
3 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Nessus
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) McAfee
3 7 (8.64%) Adobe
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle
4 6 (7.41%) Citrix
5 5 (6.17%) Gemalto
5 5 (6.17%) HP
5 5 (6.17%) Thales
6 4 (4.94%) Nokia
6 4 (4.94%) Tekelec
6 4 (4.94%) VMware
7 3 (3.70%) CA
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) IFS
8 2 (2.47%) Qualys
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) Darktrace
9 1 (1.23%) Palo Alto