Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 September 2020 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
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 86 110
Rank change year-on-year +30 +24 +20
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 11 29 32
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 2.11% 1.61% 1.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.75% 12.24% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 30
Median daily rate £350 £510 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.37% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £259 £332 £387
90th Percentile £552 £728 £688
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £510 £550
% change year-on-year -26.47% -7.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 53 237 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.17% 13.18% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 138 163
Median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £212 £216 £263
90th Percentile £568 £591 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 10
Median hourly rate £22.02 £22.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +3.54% +11.83%
10th Percentile £16.50 £14.00 £12.74
90th Percentile £33.10 £31.00 £30.53
Median hourly rate £22.02 £19.19 £16.61
% change year-on-year +14.78% +15.52% +38.42%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Leeds

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Leeds

ISO/IEC 27001
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) GDPR
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) PMI
6 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Data Security
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) CBAP
6 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
7 1 (9.09%) PaaS
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) Azure
7 1 (9.09%) AWS
7 1 (9.09%) vSphere

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) GCP
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) X.509
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Malware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CBAP
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ECDL
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) GDPR
2 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware NSX
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
1 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Alibaba
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware