Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 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 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
England > London
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 540 345 517
Rank change year-on-year -195 +172 +81
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 37 16 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.83% 0.98% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 38
10th Percentile £457 £508 £439
25th Percentile £513 £519 £503
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £663 £550 £600
Median % change year-on-year +20.45% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £750 £594 £688
90th Percentile £775 £613 £763
England median daily rate £625 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,443 1,637 3,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.32% 11.47% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,066 1,112 2,683
10th Percentile £330 £305 £300
25th Percentile £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +9.00% +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £725 £670 £663
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 9 51
10th Percentile £16.08 £14.53 £12.00
25th Percentile £20.31 £17.96 £13.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +22.73% +18.92% -26.00%
75th Percentile £33.56 £28.99 £26.84
90th Percentile £48.26 £51.06 £38.75
England median hourly rate £20.15 £22.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.45% +8.54% -5.22%

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London.

Daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London.

Hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in London

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) within the London region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
West London - 3 £610 - 1
Central London - 1 - - 2
ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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 London region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

1 32 (86.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (72.97%) Information Security
3 22 (59.46%) Finance
3 22 (59.46%) NIST
4 17 (45.95%) GDPR
5 15 (40.54%) CISSP
6 14 (37.84%) Azure
6 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
6 14 (37.84%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (35.14%) NIST 800
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft 365
8 12 (32.43%) CRISC
9 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
9 11 (29.73%) FFIEC
10 10 (27.03%) CISM
10 10 (27.03%) SaaS
10 10 (27.03%) IaaS
10 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (24.32%) SABSA
11 9 (24.32%) SANS
12 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
12 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
12 8 (21.62%) Windows
12 8 (21.62%) Remediation Plan
13 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
14 6 (16.22%) Linux
14 6 (16.22%) CISA
14 6 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
15 5 (13.51%) Internal Audit

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Azure
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (27.03%) IaaS
3 10 (27.03%) SaaS
4 6 (16.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (8.11%) AWS
6 1 (2.70%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.70%) GCP
6 1 (2.70%) PaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Intranet
3 3 (8.11%) IPsec
3 3 (8.11%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.81%) Social Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Architect
1 12 (32.43%) Security Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Security Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Data Protection Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) IT Architect
4 4 (10.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.81%) IT Security Architect
4 4 (10.81%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.11%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) HPUX
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
3 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (24.32%) SABSA
5 8 (21.62%) Remediation Plan
5 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
6 6 (16.22%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (13.51%) Attestation
7 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.51%) Data Security
7 5 (13.51%) Information Security Management
7 5 (13.51%) Internal Audit
7 5 (13.51%) ISMS
7 5 (13.51%) Security Management
7 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.81%) Data Privacy
8 4 (10.81%) Database Security
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) CRISC
3 11 (29.73%) FFIEC
4 10 (27.03%) CISM
5 9 (24.32%) SANS
6 6 (16.22%) CISA
7 3 (8.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 3 (8.11%) GIAC
8 1 (2.70%) CCSP
8 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.70%) GSEC
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (86.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (59.46%) NIST
3 17 (45.95%) GDPR
4 13 (35.14%) NIST 800
5 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
6 4 (10.81%) COBIT
6 4 (10.81%) SOC 2
7 3 (8.11%) GRC
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (2.70%) HIPAA
8 1 (2.70%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (2.70%) ITGC
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (8.11%) TrustSec
2 1 (2.70%) CASB
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) BeyondTrust
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) FireEye
4 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.70%) McAfee
4 1 (2.70%) Qualys
4 1 (2.70%) Tripwire