Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 825 840 809
Rank change year-on-year +15 -31 +50
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 24 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.029% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 16
UK median daily rate £513 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -19.05% +31.25%
10th Percentile £415 £359 £419
90th Percentile £550 £531 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £513
% change year-on-year +20.59% -17.07% +29.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 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 9,440 11,874 10,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.41% 11.93% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,764 7,582 6,913
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +8.56%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £240
90th Percentile £640 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 373 362
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.13% +14.63% -15.23%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.29 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.70 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.51% +17.50% -25.93%

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 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 10 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 18 June 2019. 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 +44 23 £513 +20.59% 2
UK excluding London +25 16 £513 +20.59% 2
South East +11 11 £513 +0.49%
London +23 6 £494 +9.72%
North of England +25 2 - - 1
East of England - 2 £525 -
Midlands +17 1 - -
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
West Midlands +3 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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 with a requirement for ISO 22301.

1 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (37.50%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) Information Security
5 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity Management
6 6 (25.00%) Security Management
6 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) IBM
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (20.83%) Public Cloud
7 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.83%) GDPR
8 4 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 4 (16.67%) ISO 31000
8 4 (16.67%) Centrify
8 4 (16.67%) Okta

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 4 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) NFC
2 1 (4.17%) BGP
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) OSPF
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Business Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Payments Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Management Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Business Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Head of IT Security
7 1 (4.17%) Head of IT Services
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Security
7 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.83%) Public Cloud
2 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Information Security
4 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity Management
5 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Security Management
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Development
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 4 (16.67%) Fuzz Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 4 (16.67%) CCSP
2 4 (16.67%) CISA
2 4 (16.67%) CISM
2 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 4 (16.67%) CLAS
2 4 (16.67%) CREST Certified
2 4 (16.67%) IISP
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.17%) CCA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (20.83%) GDPR
2 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
3 4 (16.67%) ISAE 3402
3 4 (16.67%) ISO 31000
3 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 4 (16.67%) NIST
3 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.17%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) IBM Guardium
1 4 (16.67%) Nessus
1 4 (16.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (16.67%) Centrify
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Imperva
2 4 (16.67%) McAfee
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Okta
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Qualys
2 4 (16.67%) Splunk
2 4 (16.67%) Trend Micro
2 4 (16.67%) Tripwire
3 1 (4.17%) BT
3 1 (4.17%) Nimsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware