Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for ISO 22301 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 22301 over the 6 months to 20 October 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 22301
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 627 607 659
Rank change year-on-year -20 +52 +5
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 22 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.040% 0.044% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 15
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £402 £418 £242
90th Percentile £544 £575 £495
UK median daily rate £520 £500 £400
% change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

ISO 22301 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,172 6,397 6,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.33% 12.27% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,581 3,834 4,280
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £210
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 292 374
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.80% -20.00% +16.01%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.51 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.70 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year +8.80% -11.77% +5.19%

ISO 22301
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing ISO 22301 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 22301 in the UK excluding London

ISO 22301
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 22301 in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 22301 in the UK excluding London

ISO 22301
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 22301 in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK excluding London

ISO 22301
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 22301 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
South East -10 16 £523 +4.50% 1
Midlands - 4 £425 - 3
North of England -22 2 £475 -13.64%
West Midlands - 2 £425 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £413 - 1
Yorkshire -20 1 £475 -13.64%
North West - 1 - -
ISO 22301
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 22301 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for ISO 22301.

1 14 (63.64%) Security Management
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
2 12 (54.55%) GDPR
3 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (45.45%) Security Architecture
4 10 (45.45%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) CISSP
4 10 (45.45%) CISM
5 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
5 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
5 9 (40.91%) Nessus
5 9 (40.91%) Tripwire
5 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
5 9 (40.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (40.91%) McAfee
5 9 (40.91%) CISA
5 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) IIS
5 9 (40.91%) IBM
5 9 (40.91%) ISO 9001
5 9 (40.91%) Barracuda Networks
5 9 (40.91%) Imperva
5 9 (40.91%) Trend Micro
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3

ISO 22301
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 9 (40.91%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) NFC
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) SonarQube
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Back Office
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
1 9 (40.91%) Security Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Payments Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operational Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Continuity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
1 9 (40.91%) Driving Licence
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (22.73%) Smartcard
3 4 (18.18%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Solaris
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
1 14 (63.64%) Security Management
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Security Architecture
3 9 (40.91%) Business Development
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3
3 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
3 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
3 9 (40.91%) Security Testing
3 9 (40.91%) TOGAF
3 9 (40.91%) Waterfall
4 8 (36.36%) Business Continuity
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Privacy
6 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 4 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 10 (45.45%) CISSP
3 9 (40.91%) CISA
3 9 (40.91%) CREST Certified
3 9 (40.91%) IISP
4 4 (18.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CLAS
5 1 (4.55%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) GDPR
1 12 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
2 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 9 (40.91%) ISAE 3402
3 9 (40.91%) ISO 31000
3 9 (40.91%) ISO 9001
3 9 (40.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.55%) BS25999
4 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Nessus
1 9 (40.91%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 3 (13.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) ArcSight
3 9 (40.91%) Barracuda Networks
3 9 (40.91%) Centrify
3 9 (40.91%) IBM
3 9 (40.91%) Imperva
3 9 (40.91%) McAfee
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Qualys
3 9 (40.91%) Splunk
3 9 (40.91%) Trend Micro
3 9 (40.91%) Tripwire
4 5 (22.73%) Sun
5 4 (18.18%) Google
5 4 (18.18%) Okta
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint