Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 6 months to 22 November 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 83 94
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 46 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.91% 0.79% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.20% 8.46% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £431 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -9.21% +2.70%
10th Percentile £290 £404 £455
90th Percentile £420 £675 £510
East of England median daily rate £438 £388 £456
% change year-on-year +12.90% -15.07% +30.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £36.81 £40.50
% change year-on-year - -9.11% -14.74%

ISO/IEC 27001 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 217 130 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.73% 9.29% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 69 69
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -10.96%
10th Percentile £259 £212 £190
90th Percentile £600 £635 £520
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 20
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +109.06% +2.50%
10th Percentile £13.87 £43.25 £17.15
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.75 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £22.75 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.33% +29.31% +5.45%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Hertfordshire

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Hatfield +3 10 £325 -27.78%
Watford -3 6 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - - 1
St Albans - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 24 (52.17%) Risk Management
2 23 (50.00%) Information Security
3 20 (43.48%) Data Centre
4 18 (39.13%) Programme Delivery
4 18 (39.13%) Law
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (32.61%) CISSP
7 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (30.43%) GDPR
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
9 10 (21.74%) Security Operations
10 9 (19.57%) SDLC
10 9 (19.57%) Threat Management
10 9 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
10 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.57%) CISM
11 8 (17.39%) McAfee
11 8 (17.39%) Degree
11 8 (17.39%) Office 365
11 8 (17.39%) Data Privacy
11 8 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
12 7 (15.22%) Virtual Team
12 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (15.22%) SIEM
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Project

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
1 7 (15.22%) SSL
2 5 (10.87%) IPsec
2 5 (10.87%) VLAN
3 4 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (8.70%) MVNO
3 4 (8.70%) SS7
3 4 (8.70%) Value-Added Service
3 4 (8.70%) VoLTE
3 4 (8.70%) VoWiFi
4 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 18 (39.13%) Law
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Legal
4 4 (8.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Consultant
1 11 (23.91%) Security Consultant
2 10 (21.74%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Security Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Applications Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Office 365 Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Information Officer
6 4 (8.70%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Security Officer
7 3 (6.52%) Cryptography Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Head of IT
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.22%) Virtual Team
3 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
4 5 (10.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.87%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) CESG
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Derivative
5 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Risk Management
2 23 (50.00%) Information Security
3 18 (39.13%) Programme Delivery
4 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Security Operations
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (19.57%) SDLC
6 9 (19.57%) Threat Management
7 8 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (17.39%) Data Privacy
8 7 (15.22%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (15.22%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) SIEM
9 6 (13.04%) High Availability
9 6 (13.04%) Network Design
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (10.87%) Cryptography
10 5 (10.87%) ISMS
11 4 (8.70%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) CISSP
2 9 (19.57%) CISM
3 8 (17.39%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (10.87%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (6.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (6.52%) CISA
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) CCSP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CLAS
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) GDPR
2 10 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 5 (10.87%) FIPS 140-2
4 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (2.17%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
7 1 (2.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.70%) VMware NSX
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
2 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Nessus
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) McAfee
3 5 (10.87%) Gemalto
3 5 (10.87%) HP
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Thales
4 4 (8.70%) CA
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Nokia
4 4 (8.70%) Tekelec
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) IFS
6 2 (4.35%) Qualys
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat