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 3 months to 24 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 93 114
Rank change year-on-year -29 +21  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 14 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 1.61% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.13% 14.16% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 33 13
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £353 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £645 £545
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 the South West with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 339 339 385
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 12.66% 11.38% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 212 267
Median daily rate £375 £380 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 12
Median hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £33.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
Bristol -16 7 £519 +15.27% 2
Wiltshire +2 5 £570 +50.19%
Gloucestershire -6 1 £550 +4.76% 3
Dorset - 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
England

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

1 18 (46.15%) Information Security
2 14 (35.90%) CISSP
2 14 (35.90%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
5 9 (23.08%) ISMS
5 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 9 (23.08%) Security Management
5 9 (23.08%) Linux
5 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (20.51%) Windows
6 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
6 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (20.51%) SANS
7 7 (17.95%) SIEM
7 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
8 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
8 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 6 (15.38%) VPN
8 6 (15.38%) LAN
8 6 (15.38%) WAN
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
8 6 (15.38%) Splunk
8 6 (15.38%) CLAS
8 6 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence

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 5 (12.82%) CMS
1 5 (12.82%) ColdFusion
1 5 (12.82%) Railo
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) WAN
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
4 5 (12.82%) SSL
4 5 (12.82%) Wireless
5 4 (10.26%) WebEx
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.82%) Hudson
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Information Security Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.13%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) CSS
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
1 5 (12.82%) HTML5
1 5 (12.82%) jQuery
1 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.13%) CESG
5 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (5.13%) PKI
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) CentOS
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Information Security
2 13 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
4 9 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 9 (23.08%) ISMS
4 9 (23.08%) Security Management
5 7 (17.95%) SIEM
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 6 (15.38%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (12.82%) Content Management
7 5 (12.82%) Data Encryption
7 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
7 5 (12.82%) Migration
7 5 (12.82%) Network Segmentation
7 5 (12.82%) Service Management
7 5 (12.82%) Web Design
8 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CISSP
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SANS
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) CLAS
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) CISMP
5 3 (7.69%) CISM
5 3 (7.69%) GSEC
6 2 (5.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.13%) GCIA
6 2 (5.13%) GCIH
7 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.56%) CEH
7 1 (2.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (12.82%) ISO 9001
4 4 (10.26%) COBIT
4 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 2 (5.13%) RMADS
7 1 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
7 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (2.56%) NIST 800
7 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Snort
3 1 (2.56%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.69%) Nessus
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 2 (5.13%) Nmap
3 2 (5.13%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.56%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Splunk
3 5 (12.82%) Aruba
3 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) Juniper
3 5 (12.82%) McAfee
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
5 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.13%) Qualys
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
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