Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 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 Lead Implementer
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 718 869 886
Rank change year-on-year +151 +17 -32
Contract jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer 14 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.088% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 2
UK median daily rate £600 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.98% +13.16%
10th Percentile £470 £405 £516
90th Percentile £685 £700 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £518 -
% change year-on-year +25.60% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14,668 19,258 19,275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.43% 19.43% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,026 11,524 11,834
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £260 £259 £225
90th Percentile £638 £633 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 669 913 852
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £14.70 £12.55 £12.03
90th Percentile £57.00 £51.00 £50.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.62 £25.83
% change year-on-year +15.29% +10.81% -6.07%

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer within the UK over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
England +154 8 £600 +20.00% 9
London +126 4 £500 - 3
UK excluding London +113 4 £650 +25.60% 6
South West - 3 £650 - 1
South East +86 1 £650 +11.11% 2

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer 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 with a requirement for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer.

1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) Information Security
4 8 (57.14%) NIST
5 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) CISMP
5 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 6 (42.86%) Puppet
6 6 (42.86%) Splunk
6 6 (42.86%) SIEM
6 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (42.86%) AWS
6 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 6 (42.86%) Docker
6 6 (42.86%) DevOps
6 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Cloud
6 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (42.86%) GitHub
6 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) Threat Management
6 6 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (42.86%) Ruby

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) AWS
1 6 (42.86%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Auditor
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Auditor
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Security Auditor
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Cyber Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
3 6 (42.86%) SIEM
3 6 (42.86%) Stress Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Threat Intelligence
3 6 (42.86%) Threat Management
3 6 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Bash Shell
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) Python
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) CISM
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) CISMP
5 6 (42.86%) AWS Certification
5 6 (42.86%) CISA
5 6 (42.86%) ISSMP
6 5 (35.71%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (21.43%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (57.14%) NIST
3 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (21.43%) JSP 440
4 3 (21.43%) NCSC
4 3 (21.43%) RMADS
5 1 (7.14%) GDPR
5 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
1 6 (42.86%) Suricata
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Qualys
1 6 (42.86%) Splunk
2 3 (21.43%) VMware