The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 122 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.088% 0.038% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.050% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1833 1999 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.39% 76.53% 78.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1153 1450
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 201 143
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +55.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England 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
Hertfordshire -1 2 - -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS