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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 127 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.066% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.090% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £510 £409
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £33.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+80.68% +16.37%
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
2068 2223 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.85% 73.05% 69.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1262 848
Average daily rate £400 £400 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 139 140
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Anglia - 2 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001