The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BS25999 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BS25999 over the 3 months to 22 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.

BS 25999
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 430 -
Contract jobs citing BS25999 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £850 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £663
% change year-on-year - -28.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BS25999 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2438 2372 2674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.76% 10.93% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1725 1688 1938
Median daily rate £500 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 29
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +8.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £75.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00%  

BS25999
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing BS25999 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for BS25999 in London

BS25999
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BS25999 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BS25999 in London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BS25999 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 London region with a requirement for BS25999.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments

BS25999
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware