The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 17799 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 17799 over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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 17799
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 644 612
Rank change year-on-year +40 -32  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.019% 0.067% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Median daily rate £250 £1,100 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.27% +175.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 17799 is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5285 5983 6354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.68% 11.12% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3482 3802 3856
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £597 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 197 177
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +40.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.72 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.98 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

ISO/IEC 17799
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO/IEC 17799 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 17799 in the UK

ISO/IEC 17799
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 1 £250 -77.27% 1
London +31 1 £250 -77.27%

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 17799 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 17799.

1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) BS7799
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

ISO/IEC 17799
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Governance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) NHS Information Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) BS7799
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001