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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 78 73
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.45% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.05% 3.73% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £600 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.72% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -61.90% -  

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 74 134 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 11.06% 13.29% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 71
Median daily rate £423 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

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

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in Reading

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) ISO22301
3 2 (50.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (25.00%) GDPR
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ISACA
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related 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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISACA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS