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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 128 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.98 £47.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+27.70% +41.48%
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
1956 2112 2374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.80% 76.77% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1188 1342
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 152 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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 - 2 £600 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) CLAS Security Advisor
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Service Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Advisor
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk