Period
to 22 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 856 810 834
Rank change year-on-year -46 +24 -4
Contract jobs citing ISO 22301 26 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.028% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 28
UK median daily rate £400 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.29% +47.06%
10th Percentile £325 £414 £307
90th Percentile £487 £598 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +18.75% +53.85%
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 12,836 10,678 12,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.69% 11.61% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,280 6,963 7,839
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £225
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 355 420
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.45 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.68% -6.90% +11.90%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £57.50 £54.20 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.78 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +15.26% -14.00% +13.68%

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 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO 22301 in the UK

ISO 22301
Top 11 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 April 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 -32 26 £400 -23.81% 10
UK excluding London -29 21 £380 -20.00% 9
South East -34 6 £448 -5.79%
Midlands -6 5 £400 -
London -49 5 £450 -16.28% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £375 - 2
North of England - 5 £375 - 5
South West +14 3 £325 - 1
West Midlands -3 3 £400 -
East Midlands - 2 £405 -
East of England - 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 (57.69%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (38.46%) CISSP
4 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
4 9 (34.62%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) CISM
6 7 (26.92%) Information Security
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) COBIT
7 6 (23.08%) GDPR
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) CCSP
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
9 4 (15.38%) SLA
9 4 (15.38%) Star Schema
9 4 (15.38%) ITSM
9 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
9 4 (15.38%) Security Management
9 4 (15.38%) Service Management
9 4 (15.38%) ISO 14001
9 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) CESG
9 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Akamai
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Security Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) CISSP Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) IT Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Continuity Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Continuity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CESG
1 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Business Continuity
2 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) eTOM
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Continuity Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Service Design
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) CISM
4 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (15.38%) CCSP
5 4 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.54%) CLAS
6 3 (11.54%) IRCA
6 3 (11.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (23.08%) COBIT
2 6 (23.08%) GDPR
3 4 (15.38%) ISO 14001
3 4 (15.38%) ISO 9001
3 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (15.38%) SLA
4 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (3.85%) NIST 800
4 1 (3.85%) PMO
4 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Capita
5 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.85%) NCR
5 1 (3.85%) Prolexic