Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 31000 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 31000 over the 6 months to 19 July 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 31000
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 837 888 837
Rank change year-on-year +51 -51 +59
Contract jobs citing ISO 31000 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.10% 0.075% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
UK median daily rate £475 £531 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% +8.99%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

ISO 31000 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 9,679 12,022 11,229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.39% 11.62% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,994 7,675 7,272
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 394 370
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £23.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.15% +16.25% -10.34%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.53 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.45 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.64% +18.42% -15.56%

ISO 31000
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 31000 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 31000 in the UK

ISO 31000
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO 31000.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO 31000 in the UK

ISO 31000
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 31000.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO 31000 in the UK

ISO 31000
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 31000 within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 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 +59 10 £475 -10.59%
South East +25 8 £475 -9.52%
UK excluding London -2 8 £475 -9.52% 1
London +50 2 £469 -20.21%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ISO 31000 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 31000.

1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 5 (50.00%) NIST
4 5 (50.00%) COBIT
5 4 (40.00%) Imperva
5 4 (40.00%) IT Governance
5 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (40.00%) Splunk
5 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (40.00%) GDPR
6 3 (30.00%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (30.00%) Centrify
6 3 (30.00%) Okta
6 3 (30.00%) IBM Guardium
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (30.00%) IISP
6 3 (30.00%) CLAS
6 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
6 3 (30.00%) Fuzz Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (30.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security

ISO 31000
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 3 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Payments Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (40.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Security Management
5 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 3 (30.00%) CCSP
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CISM
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) CLAS
2 3 (30.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (30.00%) IISP
3 2 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 5 (50.00%) COBIT
2 5 (50.00%) NIST
3 4 (40.00%) GDPR
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (30.00%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (30.00%) ISO 22301
4 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) IBM Guardium
1 3 (30.00%) Nessus
1 3 (30.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Imperva
1 4 (40.00%) Splunk
2 3 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (30.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (30.00%) Centrify
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Google
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Okta
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
2 3 (30.00%) Trend Micro
2 3 (30.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm