The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISO/IEC 27001
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 65 45
Rank change year-on-year +15 -20  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.89% 0.87% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 5.68% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £356 £498 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.39% -1.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £459 £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £515 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £66.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.96% -  
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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 80 88 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 14.23% 15.28% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 21
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -12.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £138 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £484 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £66.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.81% +486.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £66.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £66.00 £15.18
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in South Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in South Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +22 4 £356 -30.82% 1
ISO/IEC 27001
Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) CISSP
3 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
4 6 (54.55%) CISM
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) SIEM
6 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) ISMS
6 4 (36.36%) CISA
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (27.27%) COBIT
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (27.27%) CRISC
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (18.18%) ScanSafe
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (18.18%) F5

ISO/IEC 27001
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Security Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) ISMS
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
4 3 (27.27%) CRISC
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) GIAC
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CLAS
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) COBIT
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (18.18%) Nessus
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) ScanSafe
3 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy