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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
South East / Hampshire
Rank 100 87 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 12 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.68% 1.30% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.62% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Median daily rate £475 £390 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.79% -9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £335 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £82.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £60.74 -
% change year-on-year
-54.72% -

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
1414 1545 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.71% 80.26% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1017 950
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 63 75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 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
Winchester +3 3 £475 +8.57%
Portsmouth - 1 £475 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 13 (68.42%) Management Information System
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 9 (47.37%) CISSP
4 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) SaaS
5 7 (36.84%) Puppet
5 7 (36.84%) SIEM
5 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
5 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (36.84%) Server Hardening
5 7 (36.84%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (36.84%) Security Patching
5 7 (36.84%) GIAC
5 7 (36.84%) GCIH
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Change Management
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
6 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
6 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
6 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Problem Management

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 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Internet
2 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (31.58%) MPLS
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Information Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (31.58%) Driving Licence
4 2 (10.53%) PKI
5 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Change Management
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Security Patching
2 7 (36.84%) Server Hardening
2 7 (36.84%) SIEM
3 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
3 6 (31.58%) Computer Security
3 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
3 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
5 2 (10.53%) ISMS
5 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) GCIH
3 7 (36.84%) GIAC
4 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
6 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (5.26%) CISM
7 1 (5.26%) CLAS
7 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 7 (36.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.79%) RMADS
4 2 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (10.53%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) WSUS
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Telelogic