The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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.

ISO/IEC 27001
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 64 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.85% 0.80% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.38% 5.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £563 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £49.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% +24.75%  

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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 93 121 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.90% 13.91% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 38
Median daily rate £406 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% -1.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year -11.50% +14.14%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 4 (50.00%) GDPR
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) COBIT
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) ISO 22301
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Economy
5 1 (12.50%) SANS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) SSCP

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Economy
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Information Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Payments Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) ISMS
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
2 1 (12.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 22301
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley