Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 18 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 44 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +12
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 10 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.93% 1.40% 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 14.29% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Kent median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £385 £400 £334
90th Percentile £545 £578 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 Kent with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 65 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.57% 9.80% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 37
Kent median daily rate £425 £443 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +31.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £248 £130 £170
90th Percentile £575 £575 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £21.36 £21.55
% change year-on-year +17.07% -0.90% +26.24%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Kent

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 18 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
Maidstone - 3 - -
West Malling - 1 £375 -
ISO/IEC 27001
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Kent region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) CISA
4 5 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (50.00%) COBIT
4 5 (50.00%) OWASP
4 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (50.00%) IT Audit
5 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) GDPR
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 1 (10.00%) Data Security
8 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
8 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) SIEM

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 5 (50.00%) OWASP
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISM
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) COBIT
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (30.00%) GDPR