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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
South West / Devon
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.30% - 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% - 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £550 - £386
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.28% +25.45%

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
178 232 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.03% 87.22% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 185 105
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 - 5 £550 -
Information Assurance
South West

Information Assurance
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 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