The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - 2.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £515 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £490
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +5.66%
Information Assurance
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 83.33% 80.00% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 13
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £502 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% +19.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%