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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 131 149 142
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.096% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +23.30%
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
2049 2461 2295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.98% 78.80% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1193 1509 1337
Median daily rate £425 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 164 156
Median hourly rate £35.47 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 -
Information Assurance
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security

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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Service Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk