The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +27.92%
Information Assurance
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 643 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.71% 75.38% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 332 260
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 55 32
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.10 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the Hertfordshire region.

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Service Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk