The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 160 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 3 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Median daily rate £500 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.27% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £41.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.73% +50.90%
Information Assurance
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2823 2946 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 83.88% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2368 3715
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £17.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.59 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Reuters
4 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Equities
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (25.00%) Reuters
3 1 (25.00%) TOWER Software