The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.31% 3.17% 1.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.57% 26.79% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Median daily rate £550 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +23.52%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 28 56 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 8.70% 11.84% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 14
Median daily rate £375 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.13%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Gloucestershire

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

1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
2 4 (66.67%) Remediation Plan
2 4 (66.67%) CLAS
2 4 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

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

General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Compliance Audit
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 4 (66.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CLAS
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk