The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 3 months to 25 June 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/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 546 615 578
Rank change year-on-year +69 -37  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 41 37 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.76% 0.60% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 39
Median daily rate £473 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.16% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £365 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £380 £413
% change year-on-year +28.37% -7.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 5397 6122 6448
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.66% 11.54% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3956 4153
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 212 205
Median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.13%  

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) in the UK

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 41 £473 +2.16% 19
London +11 16 £250 -52.38% 5
South East +45 10 £500 - 4
North West +31 5 £500 - 1
East of England - 5 £475 - 6
Manchester - 5 £500 -
City of London - 4 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £463 - 4
Oxfordshire -6 3 £425 -
Berkshire - 3 £525 - 1
South West -7 2 - -
Bristol -12 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £550 -
Hatfield - 2 £363 - 3
Banbury - 2 £425 -
West Midlands +19 1 £450 -10.00% 1
Midlands +13 1 £500 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 - 1
North East - 1 £400 - 1
Coventry - 1 £450 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
Surrey - 1 £525 - 3
Luton - 1 £475 - 1
Newbury - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799) 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/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799).

1 59 (80.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (79.45%) Information Security
3 36 (49.32%) CISSP
4 31 (42.47%) PCI DSS
5 21 (28.77%) ISMS
5 21 (28.77%) COBIT
6 20 (27.40%) Security Management
6 20 (27.40%) SIEM
7 19 (26.03%) CISM
8 18 (24.66%) Information Security Management
9 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
10 16 (21.92%) Firewall
10 16 (21.92%) Risk Assessment
10 16 (21.92%) Data Protection
11 15 (20.55%) Management Information System
12 14 (19.18%) Finance
12 14 (19.18%) CA
12 14 (19.18%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
14 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (15.07%) Legal
15 11 (15.07%) ITIL
16 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
16 10 (13.70%) Cisco
16 10 (13.70%) Statistical Analysis
16 10 (13.70%) CISA
16 10 (13.70%) Information Assurance
17 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (12.33%) CESG

ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
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 (1.37%) Apache
1 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.22%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.22%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.92%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.85%) Network Security
4 4 (5.48%) HTTP
4 4 (5.48%) TACACS
4 4 (5.48%) WebEx
5 3 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Big Data
1 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Legal
3 7 (9.59%) Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.74%) Local Government
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Consultant
2 14 (19.18%) Analyst
2 14 (19.18%) Security Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Security Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Architect
4 8 (10.96%) Information Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Information Security Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Information Officer
5 7 (9.59%) Information Security Officer
5 7 (9.59%) Security Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Security Officer
6 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Security Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Information Manager
7 5 (6.85%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Audit Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) CyberArk Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) OAuth
1 4 (5.48%) OpenID
1 4 (5.48%) SailPoint
1 4 (5.48%) SAML
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) CESG
3 7 (9.59%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (6.85%) BYOD
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.74%) PMI
7 1 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.37%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.37%) NHS
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (79.45%) Information Security
2 21 (28.77%) ISMS
3 20 (27.40%) Security Management
3 20 (27.40%) SIEM
4 18 (24.66%) Information Security Management
5 16 (21.92%) Data Protection
5 16 (21.92%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (19.18%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (17.81%) Risk Management
8 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (15.07%) ITIL
10 10 (13.70%) Information Assurance
10 10 (13.70%) Statistical Analysis
11 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (10.96%) Identity Access Management
13 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (9.59%) Information Security Governance
13 7 (9.59%) Security Architecture
13 7 (9.59%) TOGAF
14 6 (8.22%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) Perl
1 2 (2.74%) Python
1 2 (2.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (49.32%) CISSP
2 19 (26.03%) CISM
3 10 (13.70%) CISA
4 7 (9.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 6 (8.22%) CISMP
5 6 (8.22%) Degree
6 5 (6.85%) CRISC
7 4 (5.48%) CEH
7 4 (5.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.48%) ISSAP
7 4 (5.48%) PCI QSA
8 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (4.11%) GSEC
8 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.74%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (2.74%) CCIE
9 2 (2.74%) CCSE
9 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (80.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (42.47%) PCI DSS
3 21 (28.77%) COBIT
4 8 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 6 (8.22%) GPG13
5 6 (8.22%) SLA
6 5 (6.85%) ISO 22301
6 5 (6.85%) NIST 800
7 4 (5.48%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (4.11%) SSAE 16
9 2 (2.74%) HIPAA
9 2 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (1.37%) BS7799
10 1 (1.37%) FedRAMP
10 1 (1.37%) GDPR
10 1 (1.37%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (1.37%) ISO 31000
10 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
10 1 (1.37%) PMO
10 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) CA
3 10 (13.70%) Cisco
4 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (8.22%) CyberArk
4 6 (8.22%) F5
4 6 (8.22%) FireEye
4 6 (8.22%) IBM
4 6 (8.22%) McAfee
4 6 (8.22%) Palo Alto
4 6 (8.22%) Sourcefire
4 6 (8.22%) Splunk
4 6 (8.22%) Symantec
5 4 (5.48%) AlgoSec
5 4 (5.48%) ArcSight
5 4 (5.48%) IFS
5 4 (5.48%) Qualys
5 4 (5.48%) Rapid7
5 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.48%) Tufin
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