Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 November 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 22301
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 862 853
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +20
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 29 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.025% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 22
UK median daily rate £488 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £334 £300 £196
90th Percentile £609 £525 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £313
% change year-on-year +18.75% +28.00% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £147.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £147.50

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 with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 13016 11803 13537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.73% 11.35% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8498 7699 8557
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £256 £225 £230
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £387
% change year-on-year +1.91% +1.55% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 417 479
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +4.44% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.78 £11.45
90th Percentile £49.46 £47.10 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.64% +12.82%

ISO 22301
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 22301 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 22301 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +28 27 £500 +25.00% 6
UK excluding London +45 25 £475 +18.75% 6
South East +11 19 £488 +21.88%
East of England - 3 - - 1
North of England +59 2 £438 +45.83% 2
Yorkshire +16 2 £438 +45.83% 1
London -23 2 £563 +32.35%
Scotland - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 22301 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 22301.

1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) Degree
4 11 (37.93%) COBIT
4 11 (37.93%) Business Continuity
4 11 (37.93%) CISSP
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (34.48%) Star Schema
5 10 (34.48%) CCSP
5 10 (34.48%) Service Management
5 10 (34.48%) CISM
5 10 (34.48%) ITSM
5 10 (34.48%) CESG
5 10 (34.48%) Time Management
5 10 (34.48%) eTOM
5 10 (34.48%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (34.48%) Public Cloud
5 10 (34.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 10 (34.48%) Service Design
6 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (10.34%) Data Centre

ISO 22301
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Cloud Specialist
1 9 (31.03%) Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) CISSP Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Resilience Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) CESG
1 10 (34.48%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
1 15 (51.72%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (37.93%) Business Continuity
3 10 (34.48%) eTOM
3 10 (34.48%) ITSM
3 10 (34.48%) Service Design
3 10 (34.48%) Service Management
3 10 (34.48%) Time Management
4 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Information Security
5 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Network Design
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) CISSP
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 10 (34.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 10 (34.48%) CCSP
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (34.48%) CISM
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (37.93%) COBIT
3 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
4 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (3.45%) BS25999
5 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (3.45%) GDPR
5 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (3.45%) NIST 800
5 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) AlienVault
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.45%) Prolexic
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow