The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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
UK / England
Rank 418 385 489
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +104
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 152 213 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.56% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 142 65
Median daily rate £475 £469 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% -5.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £309 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £615 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34227 38172 35882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.02% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 25025 23588
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1112 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.76 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in 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 England 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
South West +26 44 £450 - 7
London -32 40 £563 +15.97% 8
South East +6 31 £488 -9.30% 4
West Midlands +12 19 £390 +14.70%
East of England +11 7 - - 1
East Midlands -1 5 £500 +11.11%
North West +3 3 £315 -37.00% 3
Yorkshire -10 3 £363 -11.58%
Information Assurance
UK

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 142 (54.41%) Security Cleared
2 90 (34.48%) CISSP
3 86 (32.95%) Risk Management
4 85 (32.57%) Management Information System
5 81 (31.03%) SC Cleared
6 79 (30.27%) Information Security
7 65 (24.90%) Cybersecurity
8 64 (24.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 53 (20.31%) CESG
10 51 (19.54%) DV Cleared
10 51 (19.54%) Security Architecture
11 48 (18.39%) Finance
12 46 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
12 46 (17.62%) Project Management
13 44 (16.86%) CESG Certified Professional
14 43 (16.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 43 (16.48%) Data Protection
15 42 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 41 (15.71%) PRINCE2
17 38 (14.56%) Windows
18 35 (13.41%) ITIL
18 35 (13.41%) Microsoft
19 33 (12.64%) RMADS
20 32 (12.26%) CISM
21 31 (11.88%) Data Protection Act
21 31 (11.88%) ISMS
22 27 (10.34%) Change Control
22 27 (10.34%) Legal
22 27 (10.34%) Security Management
23 25 (9.58%) Cryptography

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in 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 18 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.83%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.68%) Apache
3 7 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.30%) IIS
5 3 (1.15%) JBoss
5 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.77%) nginx
6 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.38%) Documentum
7 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.77%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.83%) Office 365
3 7 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.68%) SaaS
4 3 (1.15%) IaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.28%) Internet
2 17 (6.51%) IPsec
3 15 (5.75%) Firewall
4 12 (4.60%) SMTP
5 11 (4.21%) DNS
6 8 (3.07%) LDAP
7 7 (2.68%) FTP
7 7 (2.68%) MPLS
7 7 (2.68%) Network Security
7 7 (2.68%) SSH
7 7 (2.68%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.30%) Wireless
9 4 (1.53%) DHCP
9 4 (1.53%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (1.15%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.77%) DMVPN
11 2 (0.77%) LAN
11 2 (0.77%) Skype
11 2 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.07%) Big Data
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.92%) MySQL
5 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.38%) GIS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.77%) Hudson
2 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.77%) MSI
2 2 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 48 (18.39%) Finance
2 27 (10.34%) Legal
3 8 (3.07%) Military
4 5 (1.92%) Law
4 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.77%) Retail
5 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (17.24%) Architect
2 40 (15.33%) Consultant
3 23 (8.81%) Security Architect
4 21 (8.05%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 21 (8.05%) Project Officer
4 21 (8.05%) Security Consultant
5 19 (7.28%) Information Assurance Leader
6 17 (6.51%) Analyst
6 17 (6.51%) CISSP Consultant
6 17 (6.51%) Support Officer
7 16 (6.13%) Security Advisor
7 16 (6.13%) Security Manager
8 15 (5.75%) Information Assurance Architect
9 14 (5.36%) Information Architect
9 14 (5.36%) Project Support Officer
10 12 (4.60%) Project Manager
11 11 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.21%) Lead Architect
12 9 (3.45%) Security Analyst
12 9 (3.45%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.30%) CSS
1 6 (2.30%) HTML
1 6 (2.30%) HTML5
1 6 (2.30%) Middleware
2 4 (1.53%) LAMP
3 3 (1.15%) SAML
3 3 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (0.77%) J2EE
5 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.38%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.38%) JSON
5 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 85 (32.57%) Management Information System
2 53 (20.31%) CESG
3 31 (11.88%) Data Protection Act
4 25 (9.58%) Cryptography
5 18 (6.90%) Data Centre
6 11 (4.21%) Client/Server
7 9 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.30%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (1.15%) Ergonomics
11 3 (1.15%) Psychology
12 2 (0.77%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.77%) PKI
12 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.77%) Replication
12 2 (0.77%) Statistics
12 2 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (14.56%) Windows
2 23 (8.81%) Unix
3 13 (4.98%) Linux
4 10 (3.83%) Windows Vista
5 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.77%) CentOS
8 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (32.95%) Risk Management
2 79 (30.27%) Information Security
3 65 (24.90%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (19.54%) Security Architecture
5 46 (17.62%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (17.62%) Project Management
6 43 (16.48%) Data Protection
7 42 (16.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (15.71%) PRINCE2
9 35 (13.41%) ITIL
10 31 (11.88%) ISMS
11 27 (10.34%) Change Control
11 27 (10.34%) Security Management
12 23 (8.81%) Information Security Management
13 22 (8.43%) Document Management
13 22 (8.43%) Service Management
14 21 (8.05%) Requirements Management
15 19 (7.28%) Open Source
16 17 (6.51%) Security Testing
17 16 (6.13%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.81%) C
2 11 (4.21%) SQL
3 10 (3.83%) Python
4 6 (2.30%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.30%) Perl
4 6 (2.30%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.15%) Java
6 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.77%) C++
6 2 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.38%) Ada
7 1 (0.38%) C#
7 1 (0.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 142 (54.41%) Security Cleared
2 90 (34.48%) CISSP
3 81 (31.03%) SC Cleared
4 51 (19.54%) DV Cleared
5 44 (16.86%) CESG Certified Professional
6 32 (12.26%) CISM
7 25 (9.58%) CLAS
8 18 (6.90%) Degree
9 16 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (5.36%) CEH
11 9 (3.45%) CCSP
11 9 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (3.07%) CCDP
12 8 (3.07%) CCNP
12 8 (3.07%) CISA
12 8 (3.07%) GCIH
12 8 (3.07%) GIAC
13 6 (2.30%) CRISC
14 5 (1.92%) ISEB
15 4 (1.53%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (24.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (16.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 33 (12.64%) RMADS
4 25 (9.58%) PCI DSS
5 14 (5.36%) JSP 440
6 11 (4.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (3.07%) ISO27002
8 7 (2.68%) QA
9 4 (1.53%) GPG13
10 2 (0.77%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.77%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.38%) COBIT
11 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.38%) GMP
11 1 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.38%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.68%) Sendmail
4 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.77%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.45%) Puppet
2 4 (1.53%) WSUS
3 3 (1.15%) Kibana
3 3 (1.15%) logstash
3 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.77%) Ansible
4 2 (0.77%) CFEngine
4 2 (0.77%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.77%) Salt
4 2 (0.77%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.38%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.38%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.51%) Cisco
3 15 (5.75%) Citrix
4 12 (4.60%) Oracle
5 11 (4.21%) CheckPoint
6 8 (3.07%) VMware
7 6 (2.30%) Intel Security
8 5 (1.92%) Google
8 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.92%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.92%) Splunk
9 4 (1.53%) HP
9 4 (1.53%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.77%) F5
10 2 (0.77%) Telelogic
11 1 (0.38%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.38%) Capita
11 1 (0.38%) Crossbeam
11 1 (0.38%) Juniper
11 1 (0.38%) Palo Alto
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