Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 153 138
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15 +51
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 67 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 0.73% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.37% 6.86% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 31
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +23.19%
10th Percentile £335 £194 £300
90th Percentile £553 £588 £563
England median daily rate £475 £461 £453
% change year-on-year +2.98% +1.93% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
East of England median hourly rate - £46.50 £56.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.96% +17.89%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.65% +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 646 481 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.55% 10.65% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 276 314
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £227 £179 £202
90th Percentile £575 £546 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 73
East of England median hourly rate £26.22 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.34% +10.71% +20.17%
10th Percentile £10.36 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.06 £63.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.60 £23.34 £24.23
% change year-on-year -11.74% -3.67% +21.15%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +30 44 £363 -35.56% 12
Cambridgeshire -3 15 £413 -2.94% 5
Bedfordshire -2 6 £513 - 5
Suffolk +13 1 £350 +27.27% 2
Essex -17 1 £450 +50.00% 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 42 (62.69%) Information Security
2 29 (43.28%) CISSP
3 22 (32.84%) CISM
4 20 (29.85%) Risk Management
5 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Office
6 17 (25.37%) GDPR
7 16 (23.88%) Data Centre
8 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
8 15 (22.39%) PCI DSS
9 14 (20.90%) Law
9 14 (20.90%) Programme Delivery
9 14 (20.90%) Data Loss Prevention
10 13 (19.40%) Degree
11 12 (17.91%) ISMS
11 12 (17.91%) Windows
12 11 (16.42%) ISO 9001
12 11 (16.42%) CISA
12 11 (16.42%) Security Management
12 11 (16.42%) SDLC
12 11 (16.42%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (14.93%) Security Architecture
13 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
13 10 (14.93%) Finance
13 10 (14.93%) Quality Management
13 10 (14.93%) ITIL
13 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.93%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (13.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (13.43%) SharePoint

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 (13.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (10.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Firewall
2 7 (10.45%) SSL
3 5 (7.46%) IPsec
3 5 (7.46%) VLAN
4 4 (5.97%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (5.97%) MVNO
4 4 (5.97%) SS7
4 4 (5.97%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (5.97%) VoLTE
4 4 (5.97%) VoWiFi
5 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.90%) Law
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Retail
4 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.46%) Legal
6 4 (5.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Consultant
1 14 (20.90%) Security Consultant
2 8 (11.94%) Architect
3 7 (10.45%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Security Architect
3 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Applications Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Information Officer
6 4 (5.97%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (5.97%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.46%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.99%) CESG
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (62.69%) Information Security
2 20 (29.85%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.90%) Data Loss Prevention
3 14 (20.90%) Programme Delivery
4 12 (17.91%) ISMS
5 11 (16.42%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (16.42%) SDLC
5 11 (16.42%) Security Management
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (14.93%) ITIL
6 10 (14.93%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (14.93%) Quality Management
6 10 (14.93%) Security Architecture
7 9 (13.43%) Project Management
8 8 (11.94%) Data Privacy
8 8 (11.94%) Information Security Management
8 8 (11.94%) SIEM
9 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.96%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) CISSP
2 22 (32.84%) CISM
3 13 (19.40%) Degree
4 11 (16.42%) CISA
5 6 (8.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (5.97%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (4.48%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (4.48%) SANS
8 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.99%) CCNA
9 2 (2.99%) CCSP
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.99%) CLAS
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) GDPR
2 15 (22.39%) PCI DSS
3 11 (16.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (7.46%) FIPS 140-2
5 3 (4.48%) COBIT
5 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (1.49%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.49%) RMADS
7 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) XenApp
3 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Nessus
2 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.99%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) McAfee
3 7 (10.45%) Adobe
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) Gemalto
5 5 (7.46%) HP
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) Thales
6 4 (5.97%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) Nokia
6 4 (5.97%) Tekelec
7 3 (4.48%) CA
8 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.99%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.99%) IFS
8 2 (2.99%) Qualys
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Sophos
8 2 (2.99%) Splunk
8 2 (2.99%) Symantec