The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
South West / Bristol
Rank 62 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.18% 0.56% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.68% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £401 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £405 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £60.74 -
% change year-on-year
-54.72% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 734 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.28% 82.56% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 542 535
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Assurance across the Bristol region.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the Bristol region.

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 12 (52.17%) Management Information System
2 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
3 6 (26.09%) Information Management
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 4 (17.39%) Computer Security
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (17.39%) CESG
5 4 (17.39%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) Security Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) CISA
7 2 (8.70%) CISM
7 2 (8.70%) CISSP
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) IISP
7 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
8 1 (4.35%) Service Design

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) AMQP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Service Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Audit Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Business Process Expert
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) CESG
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (26.09%) Information Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Computer Security
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security
4 4 (17.39%) Security Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (8.70%) IISP
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft