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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 98 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 21 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.98 £60.98 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +80.68%
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
1654 1790 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.54% 80.16% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1094 897
Median daily rate £380 £388 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 85 71
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 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
Winchester -3 3 £450 +4.34%
Basingstoke -9 3 - -
Fareham - 3 - -
Gosport - 1 £573 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 21 (51.22%) Information Security
2 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (36.59%) CISSP
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
6 12 (29.27%) PKI
6 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) CLAS
7 11 (26.83%) CESG Certified Professional
8 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
8 10 (24.39%) JBoss
9 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
9 9 (21.95%) ITIL
9 9 (21.95%) VPN
9 9 (21.95%) Finance
9 9 (21.95%) CISM
10 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
10 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
10 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Cryptography
11 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
11 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
11 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) SIEM
11 7 (17.07%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) CRM
12 6 (14.63%) ISEB
12 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
12 6 (14.63%) CESG

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 10 (24.39%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) VPN
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.76%) MPLS
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) LDAP
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Consultant
2 11 (26.83%) Architect
2 11 (26.83%) Security Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Information Specialist
3 10 (24.39%) Security Architect
4 9 (21.95%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (21.95%) Security Specialist
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Information Assurance Specialist
6 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) CLAS Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) CISSP Architect
8 3 (7.32%) CISSP Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Information Assurance Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Server Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) PKI
2 10 (24.39%) Management Information System
3 7 (17.07%) Cryptography
4 6 (14.63%) CESG
4 6 (14.63%) CESG CLAS
4 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (12.20%) Driving Licence
6 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.44%) EPoS
7 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Information Security
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Data Protection
3 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
3 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.07%) SIEM
5 6 (14.63%) Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Data Analytics
5 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) Computer Security
7 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
7 4 (9.76%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Perl
1 3 (7.32%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) CISSP
3 12 (29.27%) CLAS
3 12 (29.27%) SC Cleared
4 11 (26.83%) CESG Certified Professional
5 9 (21.95%) CISM
6 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
6 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
7 6 (14.63%) ISEB
7 6 (14.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (9.76%) GCIH
8 4 (9.76%) GIAC
9 3 (7.32%) CCNA
9 3 (7.32%) Degree
9 3 (7.32%) MCP
9 3 (7.32%) MCSE
9 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (7.32%) RHCSA
10 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (12.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (12.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (7.32%) JSP 440
4 3 (7.32%) RMADS
5 2 (4.88%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (9.76%) Puppet
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Arqiva
3 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) VMware