The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 June 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.

ISO/IEC 27001
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.07% 0.28% 0.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.54% 2.86% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +41.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £49.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% +24.75%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 82 70 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.56% 9.89% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 60
Median daily rate £390 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £106 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
1 5 (62.50%) COBIT
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Legal
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) VSAN
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Banking

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) VSAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) COBIT
2 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam