Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 613 854 886
Rank change year-on-year +241 +32 -49
Contract jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer 7 11 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% 0.064% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Median daily rate £550 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £480 £485 £400
90th Percentile £650 £805 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £518 -
% change year-on-year +15.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 11,002 17,234 19,251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.35% 19.00% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,509 10,442 11,538
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £638 £648 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 797 858
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +33.60% -16.67%
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.00 £12.39
90th Percentile £57.00 £53.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +30.00% -17.68%

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer.

Daily rate trend for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ISO 27001 Lead Implementer over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ISO 27001 Lead Implementer in the UK

ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Top 9 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 27 May 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 +224 7 £550 +10.00%
London +167 4 £475 -5.00%
UK excluding London +166 3 £600 +15.94%
Work from Home - 2 - -
South East +132 1 £650 +11.11%
Midlands +77 1 £550 +22.22%
West Midlands +62 1 £550 +22.22%
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Information Management
3 3 (42.86%) ISMS
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) AICPA
4 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) CISA
5 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (14.29%) CISMP
5 1 (14.29%) CCTV
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

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 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Advisor
2 1 (14.29%) Security Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 3 (42.86%) ISMS
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
4 1 (14.29%) CISMP
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) AICPA
3 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 31000
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (14.29%) NCSC
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley