The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 29 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.87% 0.72% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 0.81% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Median daily rate £538 £350 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -38.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £471
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £584
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 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +52.72%
Information Assurance
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 247 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 81.97% 88.85% 73.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 197 136
Median daily rate £400 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 12
Median hourly rate £17.13 £40.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.18% +46.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Devon region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Plymouth - 7 £538 -
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 7 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 Devon region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) CESG
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) ISO27002
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

General
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 6 (85.71%) Security Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO27002
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001