Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 868 831 875
Rank change year-on-year -37 +44 0
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 33 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.021% 0.036%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 35
UK median daily rate £450 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% +30.77%
10th Percentile £363 £440 £305
90th Percentile £538 £600 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -19.05% +23.53% +30.77%
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 12,413 11,179 12,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.91% 11.73% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,935 7,242 7,998
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £638 £625 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 371 420
UK median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -9.09% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £10.98
90th Percentile £53.25 £52.50 £50.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year +16.88% -13.48% +3.49%

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 July 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 20 July 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 -12 32 £450 -18.18% 14
UK excluding London -27 23 £425 -19.05% 12
South East -23 12 £500 -9.09%
London -44 9 £450 -16.28% 2
Midlands -7 5 £400 - 4
Yorkshire - 5 £375 -
North of England - 5 £375 -
West Midlands -21 4 £413 - 3
South West - 1 £325 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) Business Continuity
2 16 (48.48%) ITIL
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) Security Management
4 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (39.39%) Degree
5 13 (39.39%) PCI DSS
5 13 (39.39%) Cisco
6 12 (36.36%) GDPR
7 11 (33.33%) CISSP
7 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 11 (33.33%) CISM
7 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (27.27%) Finance
8 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
9 8 (24.24%) Driving Licence
9 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
9 8 (24.24%) Quality Management
9 8 (24.24%) ISO 9001
9 8 (24.24%) VMware
10 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
10 7 (21.21%) Nessus
10 7 (21.21%) Tripwire
10 7 (21.21%) Imperva
10 7 (21.21%) Trend Micro
10 7 (21.21%) Barracuda Networks

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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.03%) IaaS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Intranet
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) NFC
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
1 7 (21.21%) Security Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Business Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Operational Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Payments Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Driving Licence
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (18.18%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (18.18%) Smartcard
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Contactless
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 16 (48.48%) Business Continuity
2 16 (48.48%) ITIL
3 15 (45.45%) Security Management
4 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 11 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
6 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
6 8 (24.24%) Quality Management
7 7 (21.21%) Business Development
7 7 (21.21%) DevOps
7 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
7 7 (21.21%) Security Testing
7 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
7 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.15%) BCP
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C#
1 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) CISM
2 11 (33.33%) CISSP
3 7 (21.21%) CISA
3 7 (21.21%) CREST Certified
3 7 (21.21%) IISP
4 4 (12.12%) CLAS
4 4 (12.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) IRCA
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (39.39%) PCI DSS
3 12 (36.36%) GDPR
4 9 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 8 (24.24%) ISO 9001
6 7 (21.21%) ISAE 3402
6 7 (21.21%) ISO 31000
6 7 (21.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (12.12%) SLA
8 1 (3.03%) BS25999
8 1 (3.03%) ISO 14001
8 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nessus
1 7 (21.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) ArcSight
4 7 (21.21%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (21.21%) Centrify
4 7 (21.21%) IBM
4 7 (21.21%) Imperva
4 7 (21.21%) McAfee
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 7 (21.21%) Qualys
4 7 (21.21%) Splunk
4 7 (21.21%) Trend Micro
4 7 (21.21%) Tripwire
5 6 (18.18%) Sun
6 4 (12.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (9.09%) Capita
8 1 (3.03%) BMC
8 1 (3.03%) Google
8 1 (3.03%) NCR