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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.98 £47.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+27.70% +41.48%
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
542 538 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.12% 75.24% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 271 289
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 29
Median hourly rate £42.65 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.58% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.05 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.40 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £700 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £500 -
Information Assurance
East of England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

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 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Service Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk