Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 645 620 652
Rank change year-on-year -25 +32 +15
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 18 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.032% 0.050% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 11
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% +18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £381 £318 £204
90th Percentile £555 £583 £500
UK median daily rate £538 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +10.26% +14.71% +6.25%
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 6,278 6,793 6,472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.31% 12.67% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,704 4,095 4,032
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01% +2.19%
10th Percentile £218 £213 £210
90th Percentile £588 £570 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 282 345
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £21.65 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -13.42% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.77 £10.06
90th Percentile £47.26 £49.98 £45.15
UK median hourly rate £20.16 £20.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.10% -7.56% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -19 15 £538 +10.26% 4
North of England -13 2 £800 +82.86% 1
North West - 2 £800 - 1
Midlands -14 1 £425 - 5
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 1
ISO 22301
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Security Management
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 10 (55.56%) GDPR
3 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 9 (50.00%) CISA
3 9 (50.00%) CISM
3 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (44.44%) Back Office
4 8 (44.44%) Business Development
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
4 8 (44.44%) Google
4 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 8 (44.44%) Nessus
4 8 (44.44%) Tripwire
4 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
4 8 (44.44%) McAfee
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification

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 8 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) NFC
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JIRA
1 8 (44.44%) SonarQube
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Back Office
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Payments Architect
1 8 (44.44%) Security Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Head of Information
3 1 (5.56%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (44.44%) Driving Licence
3 8 (44.44%) Public Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Solaris
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Security Management
2 9 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) Business Development
3 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 8 (44.44%) Dynamic Code Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) Fuzz Testing
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 8 (44.44%) Quality Management
3 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 8 (44.44%) Security Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
3 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
1 8 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISA
1 9 (50.00%) CISM
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 8 (44.44%) CCSP
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CLAS
2 8 (44.44%) CREST Certified
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) GDPR
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 10 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 8 (44.44%) ISAE 3402
3 8 (44.44%) ISO 31000
3 8 (44.44%) ISO 9001
3 8 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) ISA Server
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Nessus
1 8 (44.44%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 3 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) ArcSight
3 8 (44.44%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (44.44%) Centrify
3 8 (44.44%) Google
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (44.44%) Imperva
3 8 (44.44%) McAfee
3 8 (44.44%) Okta
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) Qualys
3 8 (44.44%) Splunk
3 8 (44.44%) Trend Micro
3 8 (44.44%) Tripwire
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds