Period
to 18 November 2018

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 November 2018 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 125 105
Rank change year-on-year -62 -20 +36
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 38 66 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.61% 1.17% 1.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.99% 8.85% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 95
South West median daily rate £418 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £317 £105 £275
90th Percentile £483 £725 £615
England median daily rate £517 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +8.84% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South West median hourly rate - £11.00 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -84.29% -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £50.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year +45.00% +7.53% +14.81%

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 634 746 781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.19% 13.28% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 475 563
South West median daily rate £435 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 42
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £19.85 £13.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.10 £47.50 £58.33
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.77% +4.75%

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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -36 11 £350 -22.22% 18
Dorset +7 8 £435 - 1
Cornwall - 8 £420 - 1
Devon - 5 £368 - 3
Wiltshire -21 4 £500 -23.08% 2
Gloucestershire -12 1 £400 -17.95% 6
ISO/IEC 27001
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) CISSP
3 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
4 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (26.32%) GDPR
5 9 (23.68%) CISM
6 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.42%) SIEM
6 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
7 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (15.79%) Compliance Audit
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Firewall
8 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) CISA
9 4 (10.53%) Finance
9 4 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (10.53%) Windows
9 4 (10.53%) Validation
10 3 (7.89%) Information Management
10 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.89%) Office 365
10 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (7.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (7.89%) SDLC

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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Bower
2 1 (2.63%) gulp
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Consultant
2 17 (44.74%) Security Consultant
3 12 (31.58%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Office 365 Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) Head of Design
7 2 (5.26%) Security Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security Risk Manager
8 1 (2.63%) IT Security Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) Sass
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) amCharts
2 1 (2.63%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (2.63%) D3.js
2 1 (2.63%) Django
2 1 (2.63%) Highcharts JS
2 1 (2.63%) RequireJS
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) CESG
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
2 7 (18.42%) Information Assurance
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Regulatory Compliance
2 7 (18.42%) SIEM
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Compliance Audit
3 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Information Management
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security Governance
5 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.26%) ISMS
6 2 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) CISSP
2 9 (23.68%) CISM
3 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) CISA
5 2 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) CITP
5 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) ISSAP
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.63%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) IISP
6 1 (2.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) PCI DSS
2 10 (26.32%) GDPR
2 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (7.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (5.26%) COBIT
5 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Splunk