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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
South East / Hampshire
Rank 98 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 10 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.59% 1.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 0
Median daily rate £420 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-35.29% +54.54%

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
1315 1512 1588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.08% 81.20% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 959 874
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 71 72
Median hourly rate £41.64 £47.50 £32.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +46.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 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
Farnborough - 2 £425 -
Portsmouth - 1 £475 -
Information Assurance
South East

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (81.25%) Management Information System
2 11 (68.75%) Information Security
3 10 (62.50%) CISSP
3 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) Project Management
6 7 (43.75%) GIAC
6 7 (43.75%) GCIH
6 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) SaaS
6 7 (43.75%) Puppet
6 7 (43.75%) SIEM
6 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (43.75%) Server Hardening
6 7 (43.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (43.75%) Security Patching
7 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
7 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
7 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
7 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
7 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Security
7 6 (37.50%) Internet
7 6 (37.50%) MPLS
8 5 (31.25%) Windows

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 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Internet
3 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (37.50%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) LDAP
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) SIEM Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Management Information System
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
4 2 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (6.25%) CESG
5 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Security Patching
3 7 (43.75%) Server Hardening
3 7 (43.75%) SIEM
4 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 6 (37.50%) Computer Security
4 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (25.00%) ISMS
5 4 (25.00%) Network Design
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Security Management
6 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) GCIH
2 7 (43.75%) GIAC
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
5 2 (12.50%) CCDP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCSP
5 2 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CISM
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (43.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (18.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (6.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Telelogic