The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 41 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 14 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.90% 2.97% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.88% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £444
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +27.92%
Information Assurance
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
365 335 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.73% 76.48% 62.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 224 147
Median daily rate £413 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 37
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 41 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (97.56%) DV Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) C
4 20 (48.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 18 (43.90%) CISSP
5 18 (43.90%) Risk Management
5 18 (43.90%) Finance
5 18 (43.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (41.46%) Document Management
6 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
6 17 (41.46%) CLAS
6 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (41.46%) Change Control
6 17 (41.46%) Requirements Management
7 14 (34.15%) Compliance Audit
8 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) RMADS
9 6 (14.63%) JSP 440
10 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (12.20%) Information Security
10 5 (12.20%) Internet
10 5 (12.20%) Firewall
10 5 (12.20%) IIS
10 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (12.20%) IISP
10 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
11 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
1 12 (29.27%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Project Officer
3 6 (14.63%) Information Assurance Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Project Controller
3 6 (14.63%) Security Assurance Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.20%) CISSP Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance Practitioner
4 5 (12.20%) Project Control Officer
5 4 (9.76%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Officer
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) CESG
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Risk Management
2 17 (41.46%) Change Control
2 17 (41.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (41.46%) Document Management
2 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
2 17 (41.46%) Requirements Management
3 14 (34.15%) Compliance Audit
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (2.44%) QMS
8 1 (2.44%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (97.56%) DV Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) CISSP
4 17 (41.46%) CLAS
5 5 (12.20%) IISP
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.44%) CISA
7 1 (2.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (48.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 18 (43.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (17.07%) RMADS
4 6 (14.63%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft