The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Rank 60 44 44
Rank change year-on-year -16 0  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.24% 2.20% 1.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.17% 16.95% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £300 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £423
% change year-on-year - +6.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £54.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -61.90% -  

ISO/IEC 27001 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 Essex with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 46 59 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 10.85% 13.00% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 30
Median daily rate £360 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +28.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £825 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 2
Median hourly rate £47.00 £48.00 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +21.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001 in Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Essex

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (50.00%) Infor
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Case Management
4 4 (50.00%) Yammer
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) Data Management
4 4 (50.00%) Document Management
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (50.00%) COM
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Security Management

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
1 4 (50.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Officer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Information Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Case Management
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Document Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISA
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Infor
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (50.00%) SAP