Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27005 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27005 over the 6 months to 16 June 2019 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 27005
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 793 821 780
Rank change year-on-year +28 -41 +48
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 22 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 12
England median daily rate £550 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.77% +24.55%
10th Percentile £489 £498 £433
90th Percentile £730 £651 £676
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £520
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
England median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £65.00 -

ISO/IEC 27005 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 8,553 10,865 9,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.33% 11.96% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,281 6,969 6,409
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £250 £263 £255
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 332 330
England median hourly rate £22.63 £25.00 £19.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.50% +26.90% -18.12%
10th Percentile £10.65 £12.45 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.65 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £22.83 £24.56 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.03% +19.80% -16.75%

ISO/IEC 27005
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27005 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in England

ISO/IEC 27005
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in England

ISO/IEC 27005
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 in England over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27005 in England

ISO/IEC 27005
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27005 in England

ISO/IEC 27005
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 ISO/IEC 27005 within the England region over the 6 months to 16 June 2019. 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
South East +20 11 £513 -
London +32 8 £675 +14.89%
North of England +37 3 £650 -
North West +14 1 £650 -
Yorkshire - 1 £650 -
North East - 1 £650 -
ISO/IEC 27005
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27005 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 ISO/IEC 27005.

1 16 (72.73%) CISSP
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
4 11 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) GDPR
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Quality Management
7 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
7 7 (31.82%) Google
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (31.82%) SABSA
7 7 (31.82%) Public Cloud
7 7 (31.82%) ISO 31000
7 7 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
8 6 (27.27%) Cryptography
9 5 (22.73%) Security Management
9 5 (22.73%) CCSP
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification

ISO/IEC 27005
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (31.82%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
1 4 (18.18%) NFC
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
3 2 (9.09%) IPsec
3 2 (9.09%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
1 11 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Payments Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SABSA Security Architect
2 4 (18.18%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Chief Risk Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Chief Security Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Security
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Information Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) OAuth
2 3 (13.64%) OpenID
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) SAML
2 3 (13.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Management Information System
2 7 (31.82%) Public Cloud
3 4 (18.18%) CESG
3 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (13.64%) PKI
4 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
3 11 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 11 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
5 7 (31.82%) Quality Management
5 7 (31.82%) SABSA
6 6 (27.27%) Cryptography
6 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (22.73%) Data Privacy
7 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Fuzz Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Architecture Roadmap
8 4 (18.18%) Dynamic Code Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Service Design
8 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) CISSP
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (22.73%) CCSP
5 5 (22.73%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (22.73%) CISM
6 4 (18.18%) CISA
6 4 (18.18%) CLAS
6 4 (18.18%) CREST Certified
6 4 (18.18%) CRISC
6 4 (18.18%) IISP
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (9.09%) CEH
7 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (45.45%) GDPR
3 7 (31.82%) ISO 31000
4 6 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (22.73%) COBIT
5 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (18.18%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (18.18%) ISO 22301
6 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
6 4 (18.18%) NIST
6 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 3 (13.64%) RMADS
8 2 (9.09%) NCSC
9 1 (4.55%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) IBM Guardium
1 4 (18.18%) Nessus
1 4 (18.18%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (4.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Google
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) ArcSight
2 4 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (18.18%) Centrify
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) Imperva
2 4 (18.18%) McAfee
2 4 (18.18%) Okta
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Qualys
2 4 (18.18%) Splunk
2 4 (18.18%) Trend Micro
2 4 (18.18%) Tripwire