The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 197 169 201
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +32
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 7 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.77% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 11
Average daily rate £550 £435 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £400 £575
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.37% +16.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4716 4704 5860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.77% 74.94% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3577 4134
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 91
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Information Assurance
London

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) Law
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Security Management
5 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Informatica
5 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
5 2 (9.52%) MS Office
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
General
1 4 (19.05%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Relationships Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Security
4 1 (4.76%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Transformation
4 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) C++
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software
2 1 (4.76%) Wall Street Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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