The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISO/IEC 27001 over the 3 months to 23 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 27001
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 39 49
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10  
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 1 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.16% 3.55% 3.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 29.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 29
Median daily rate - £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £72.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £49.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% +24.75%  

ISO/IEC 27001 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 101 67 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.37% 11.88% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 56 76
Median daily rate £375 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £72.50 £11.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.51% +525.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £70.00 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £74.00 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year -11.50% +14.14%  

ISO/IEC 27001
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing ISO/IEC 27001 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 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ISO/IEC 27001 in Wales

ISO/IEC 27001
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
South Wales -19 1 - -
ISO/IEC 27001
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 27001 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for ISO/IEC 27001.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) CISA
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) ISMS
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (50.00%) CRISC
2 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Contact Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared

ISO/IEC 27001
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) ISMS
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Contact Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISA
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CRISC
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) COBIT
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy