The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 108 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 0.047% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.057% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +48.34%
Information Assurance
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1518 1761 1610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.81% 83.07% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 1138 931
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 76
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.32 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Fareham - 3 - -
Winchester - 2 £450 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) CISSP
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
6 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
6 9 (26.47%) JBoss
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
8 7 (20.59%) Security Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) Cryptography
8 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
8 7 (20.59%) CLAS
9 6 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
9 6 (17.65%) PKI
9 6 (17.65%) CISM
9 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.65%) CRM
9 6 (17.65%) VPN
9 6 (17.65%) ISEB
9 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
9 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (26.47%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) VPN
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (11.76%) MPLS
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) LDAP
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Information Specialist
2 9 (26.47%) Information Security Specialist
2 9 (26.47%) Security Specialist
3 8 (23.53%) Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
5 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 5 (14.71%) Security Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Server Consultant
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) ICT Specialist
9 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.59%) Cryptography
3 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 6 (17.65%) PKI
4 5 (14.71%) Driving Licence
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (8.82%) CESG
6 3 (8.82%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Data Protection
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.59%) Security Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) Prototyping
5 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Security
7 4 (11.76%) ISMS
7 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 4 (11.76%) Security Patching
7 4 (11.76%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Perl
1 3 (8.82%) Python
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) CISSP
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) CLAS
5 6 (17.65%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (17.65%) CISM
5 6 (17.65%) ISEB
5 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
5 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (11.76%) GCIH
6 4 (11.76%) GIAC
7 3 (8.82%) Degree
7 3 (8.82%) RHCSA
8 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (2.94%) CCSP
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (26.47%) PCI DSS
3 5 (14.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (14.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (8.82%) JSP 440
5 2 (5.88%) ISO22301
5 2 (5.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Arqiva
3 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) VMware