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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 10 -
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 - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £515 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £485
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.59 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-40.96% +8.33%
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
47 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 85.45% 73.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 9
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% +14.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%