The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 46 59
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 1.86% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.44% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £340 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.07%
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 £41.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.73% +50.90%
Information Assurance
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
415 615 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.74% 76.30% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 353 326
Median daily rate £365 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.42 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £49.41 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Information Assurance
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) CICS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CICS Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification