The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 61 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 16 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.71% - 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +23.30%
Information Assurance
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
757 990 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.05% 79.97% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 566 593
Median daily rate £416 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 41
Median hourly rate £25.50 £24.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% +31.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes - 15 £525 - 3
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 22 (88.00%) CISSP
1 22 (88.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 21 (84.00%) CESG
3 18 (72.00%) Cryptography
3 18 (72.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (72.00%) ISMS
4 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (68.00%) Windows
5 16 (64.00%) IPsec
5 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
5 16 (64.00%) RMADS
6 15 (60.00%) Windows Vista
6 15 (60.00%) Citrix
6 15 (60.00%) Oracle
6 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (60.00%) Unix
6 15 (60.00%) Client/Server
6 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (60.00%) SMTP
6 15 (60.00%) Internet
6 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (52.00%) FTP
7 13 (52.00%) SSH
7 13 (52.00%) OWASP
7 13 (52.00%) Sendmail
7 13 (52.00%) Patch Management
8 12 (48.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (48.00%) CEH
8 12 (48.00%) Penetration Testing

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) IPsec
2 15 (60.00%) Internet
2 15 (60.00%) SMTP
3 13 (52.00%) FTP
3 13 (52.00%) SSH
4 4 (16.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Security Advisor
2 7 (28.00%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) CESG
2 18 (72.00%) Cryptography
3 15 (60.00%) Client/Server
4 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Unix
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Cybersecurity
1 18 (72.00%) ISMS
2 16 (64.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (52.00%) OWASP
3 13 (52.00%) Patch Management
4 12 (48.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (48.00%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Fuzz Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Information Security
7 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.00%) Business Development
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
8 1 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 22 (88.00%) CISSP
2 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) CEH
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) GCIH
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) GCFA
7 1 (4.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (64.00%) RMADS
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (52.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Citrix
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
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