Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 July 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 163 159
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 -36
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 63 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.01% 0.75% 0.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.81% 6.64% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 24
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £349 £283 £359
90th Percentile £850 £574 £725
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
South West median hourly rate £23.00 - £15.50
10th Percentile £22.50 - £10.50
90th Percentile £23.50 - £20.00
England median hourly rate £31.25 £63.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.79% +118.97% -38.95%

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 the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 642 602 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.26% 11.33% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 355 445
South West median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £263 £201
90th Percentile £603 £575 £555
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 35 66
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -16.67%
10th Percentile £14.06 £13.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £52.88 £53.25 £50.63
England median hourly rate £22.63 £24.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.65% +28.95% -15.56%

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in the South West

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Bristol +15 28 £406 -27.78% 4
Wiltshire -8 22 £525 - 6
Gloucestershire -21 8 £450 +24.14% 5
Somerset -2 2 - - 2
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 West region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 37 (58.73%) Information Security
2 30 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
4 23 (36.51%) CISSP
5 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
7 16 (25.40%) PCI DSS
8 15 (23.81%) Information Assurance
8 15 (23.81%) CISM
9 14 (22.22%) C
10 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
10 13 (20.63%) CESG Certified Professional
11 12 (19.05%) DevOps
12 11 (17.46%) Identity Access Management
12 11 (17.46%) Legal
12 11 (17.46%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (15.87%) ITIL
13 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (15.87%) SIEM
14 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
14 9 (14.29%) Windows
14 9 (14.29%) Firewall
14 9 (14.29%) NIST
15 8 (12.70%) Security Management
15 8 (12.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
16 7 (11.11%) SAP
16 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
16 7 (11.11%) ISO 9001

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.52%) SaaS
4 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.76%) Office 365
6 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.59%) IaaS
7 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) Internet
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.35%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.59%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) BigQuery
2 1 (1.59%) Bigtable
2 1 (1.59%) EDMS
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) QlikView
2 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL CLR
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.59%) tSQLt
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (17.46%) Legal
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Consultant
2 10 (15.87%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 9 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 8 (12.70%) Information Security Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Security Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Security Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Security Officer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Security Architect
8 4 (6.35%) CISSP Architect
8 4 (6.35%) IT Architect
8 4 (6.35%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Chief Security Officer
9 3 (4.76%) Information Security Risk Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) JFC
1 2 (3.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) CESG
3 3 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Information Security
2 30 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (39.68%) Risk Management
4 15 (23.81%) Information Assurance
5 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (19.05%) DevOps
7 11 (17.46%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (17.46%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (15.87%) ITIL
8 10 (15.87%) SIEM
9 8 (12.70%) Security Management
10 7 (11.11%) Business Continuity
10 7 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
10 7 (11.11%) Service Management
11 6 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.52%) Migration
11 6 (9.52%) Remediation Plan
12 5 (7.94%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (7.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) C
2 6 (9.52%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) C++
4 4 (6.35%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) R
5 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) CISSP
2 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
3 15 (23.81%) CISM
4 13 (20.63%) CESG Certified Professional
4 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
5 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (9.52%) CISA
7 5 (7.94%) IISP
8 4 (6.35%) CISMP
8 4 (6.35%) Degree
8 4 (6.35%) ISSAP
9 3 (4.76%) CRISC
9 3 (4.76%) ECDL
9 3 (4.76%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (3.17%) ISACA
10 2 (3.17%) SSCP
11 1 (1.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (1.59%) CEH
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) PCI DSS
2 9 (14.29%) NIST
3 8 (12.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (11.11%) GDPR
4 7 (11.11%) ISO 9001
4 7 (11.11%) NCSC
5 6 (9.52%) COBIT
5 6 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (6.35%) JSP 440
7 2 (3.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (3.17%) NIST 800
8 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.59%) GPG13
8 1 (1.59%) ISO 22301
8 1 (1.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) QRadar
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
3 6 (9.52%) VMware
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco
4 5 (7.94%) FireEye
4 5 (7.94%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) NetApp
7 1 (1.59%) RedGate
7 1 (1.59%) Tableau
7 1 (1.59%) Talend
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata