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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 102 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 14 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% - 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £485
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.59 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-40.96% +8.33%
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
1529 1796 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.06% 82.27% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1115 943
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 85 78
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.54 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 - 10 £438 - 1
Gosport - 2 - -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (77.78%) Information Security
2 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (59.26%) Data Protection
2 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
3 14 (51.85%) CISSP
3 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
3 14 (51.85%) ISMS
4 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
4 13 (48.15%) CISM
5 12 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 12 (44.44%) JSP 440
6 11 (40.74%) Information Security Management
6 11 (40.74%) Security Management
6 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) CCSP
8 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) CCNP
9 8 (29.63%) CCDP
9 8 (29.63%) Legal
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
10 6 (22.22%) Law
11 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (11.11%) Windows
12 3 (11.11%) 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 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Legal
2 6 (22.22%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Consultant
1 12 (44.44%) Security Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) Information Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (22.22%) Security Specialist
4 5 (18.52%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Server Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) CISSP Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Security Advisor
8 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
2 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Information Security
2 16 (59.26%) Data Protection
3 14 (51.85%) ISMS
3 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
4 11 (40.74%) Information Security Management
4 11 (40.74%) Security Management
5 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Records Management
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Network Design
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) CISSP
3 13 (48.15%) CISM
4 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) CCSP
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (29.63%) CCDP
6 8 (29.63%) CCNP
6 8 (29.63%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.70%) CCIE
8 1 (3.70%) CEH
8 1 (3.70%) CISA
8 1 (3.70%) CLAS
8 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) ISEB
8 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (51.85%) PCI DSS
3 12 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (44.44%) JSP 440
4 2 (7.41%) ISO22301
5 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (3.70%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Arqiva