The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO/IEC 17799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 17799
UK / England
Rank - 616 576
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.037% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Median daily rate - £1,100 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +175.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 17799 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 4804 5382 5602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.72% 11.07% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3156 3499 3440
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 181 161
Median hourly rate £19.50 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.25% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.45 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £61.60 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £42.00 £27.13
% change year-on-year -52.61% +54.83%  

ISO/IEC 17799
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in England

ISO/IEC 17799
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in England

ISO/IEC 17799
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in England