Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BS7799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BS7799 over the 6 months to 21 February 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.

BS 7799
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 827 829
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing BS7799 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.033% 0.029% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
England median daily rate £300 £675 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +35.68% -
10th Percentile £275 £308 £310
90th Percentile £360 £688 £565
UK median daily rate £325 £675 £498
% change year-on-year -51.85% +35.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

BS7799 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12,050 10,359 11,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.92% 11.64% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,921 6,824 7,367
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 363 400
England median hourly rate £21.01 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% -14.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £11.62 £10.90 £11.98
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.15 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year - -15.69% +18.60%

BS7799
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BS7799 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BS7799 in England

BS7799
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BS7799 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for BS7799 in England

BS7799
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BS7799 in England

BS7799
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BS7799 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
London -18 3 £300 -55.56% 1
North West - 1 £350 -
North of England - 1 £350 -
BS7799
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BS7799 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 England region with a requirement for BS7799.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System

BS7799
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Governance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
1 4 (100.00%) QA