The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
Rank 92 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.63% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.75% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £355 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £407 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £544 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-54.90% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
938 1205 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.28% 84.74% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 831 704
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.44 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Information Assurance
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) BPMN
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft