Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 855 852 877
Rank change year-on-year -3 +25 -9
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 28 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.026% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 25
UK median daily rate £520 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £403 £416 £316
90th Percentile £544 £575 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £400
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +33.33%
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 11,226 12,270 12,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.87% 12.35% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,102 8,047 7,801
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £225
90th Percentile £625 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 361 445
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.80% -12.42% +5.96%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.88 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.88 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.40% -20.00% +16.01%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 -7 27 £520 +4.00% 7
UK excluding London -33 22 £500 - 8
South East -22 16 £523 +4.50% 1
London 0 5 £525 +5.00%
Midlands - 4 £425 - 3
North of England -18 2 £475 -13.64%
West Midlands - 2 £425 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £413 - 1
Yorkshire -15 1 £475 -13.64%
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 15 (53.57%) Security Management
1 15 (53.57%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) Business Continuity
2 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
2 13 (46.43%) GDPR
3 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 12 (42.86%) Degree
4 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL V3
4 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) CISSP
4 11 (39.29%) CISM
4 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
5 10 (35.71%) Driving Licence
5 10 (35.71%) IISP
5 10 (35.71%) CREST Certified
5 10 (35.71%) ISAE 3402
5 10 (35.71%) ISO 31000
5 10 (35.71%) Centrify
5 10 (35.71%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 10 (35.71%) Quality Management
5 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
5 10 (35.71%) CISA
5 10 (35.71%) McAfee
5 10 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle

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 10 (35.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) NFC
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SonarQube
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Security Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Business Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Payments Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Operational Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (35.71%) Driving Licence
2 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 6 (21.43%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (21.43%) Smartcard
4 4 (14.29%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Contactless
5 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Information Security
1 15 (53.57%) Security Management
2 13 (46.43%) Business Continuity
2 13 (46.43%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL V3
3 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
4 10 (35.71%) Business Development
4 10 (35.71%) DevOps
4 10 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 10 (35.71%) Quality Management
4 10 (35.71%) Security Testing
4 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 10 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) BCP
7 5 (17.86%) Information Security Management
8 4 (14.29%) QMS
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
1 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 11 (39.29%) CISSP
3 10 (35.71%) CISA
3 10 (35.71%) CREST Certified
3 10 (35.71%) IISP
4 4 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (14.29%) CCSP
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.29%) CLAS
5 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) GDPR
1 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (46.43%) PCI DSS
2 12 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 10 (35.71%) ISAE 3402
3 10 (35.71%) ISO 31000
3 10 (35.71%) ISO 9001
3 10 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (3.57%) BS25999
4 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Nessus
1 10 (35.71%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 3 (10.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) ArcSight
3 10 (35.71%) Barracuda Networks
3 10 (35.71%) Centrify
3 10 (35.71%) IBM
3 10 (35.71%) Imperva
3 10 (35.71%) McAfee
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) Qualys
3 10 (35.71%) Splunk
3 10 (35.71%) Trend Micro
3 10 (35.71%) Tripwire
4 6 (21.43%) Sun
5 4 (14.29%) Google
5 4 (14.29%) Okta
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) BMC