Period
to 24 April 2019

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 6 months to 24 April 2019 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 84 73
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.11% 0.83% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.30% 7.69% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 7
South Wales median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -29.65%
10th Percentile £265 £285 £301
90th Percentile £653 £503 £380
Wales median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +16.36% -1.79% -29.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South Wales median hourly rate - £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.71% -46.97%
Wales median hourly rate - £49.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +40.24% -46.97%

ISO/IEC 27001 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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 92 143 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.80% 10.83% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 103 89
South Wales median daily rate £450 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £264 £207 £185
90th Percentile £604 £488 £528
Wales median daily rate £475 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +30.14% -8.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 12
South Wales median hourly rate - £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.43% +15.00%
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year -8.50% +33.04% +15.00%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing ISO/IEC 27001 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 April 2019. 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
Cardiff -2 7 £493 +64.17%
Newport -6 4 £475 -
Bridgend - 2 £256 -
ISO/IEC 27001
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) MCP
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) IIS
7 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (13.33%) Apache
7 2 (13.33%) Python

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) SaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management Expert
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Security Advisor
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CESG
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
4 2 (13.33%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) IISP
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) QA
3 3 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) Imperva
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow