The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 3 months to 27 March 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.60% 1.27% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.33% 12.50% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £525 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% -0.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.90% +31.25%  

ISO/IEC 27001 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 Middlesex with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 15 16 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 12.00% 10.13% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 16
Median daily rate £450 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £308 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Middlesex

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Middlesex

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan

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

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Author
1 1 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe