The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 396 384 342
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 38 49 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 74
Median daily rate £438 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £328 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £663 £667
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +27.92%
Information Assurance
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18899 19269 19282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.37% 81.80% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13773 13493
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 233 235
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £65.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in London

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
City of London +44 5 - - 4
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 57 (40.71%) Security Cleared
2 52 (37.14%) Data Protection
2 52 (37.14%) Information Security
3 51 (36.43%) Data Protection Act
4 46 (32.86%) SC Cleared
5 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (27.14%) Management Information System
7 36 (25.71%) Finance
8 34 (24.29%) PRINCE2
9 33 (23.57%) Project Management
10 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (22.14%) ITIL
12 28 (20.00%) CISSP
13 26 (18.57%) Agile Project Management
14 24 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 22 (15.71%) Risk Management
16 21 (15.00%) CISM
17 19 (13.57%) CESG
17 19 (13.57%) TOGAF
17 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (12.14%) Software Testing
18 17 (12.14%) Security Testing
19 16 (11.43%) Degree
19 16 (11.43%) Security Operations
20 15 (10.71%) Open Source
20 15 (10.71%) Security Architecture
20 15 (10.71%) CESG Certified Professional
20 15 (10.71%) Service Management
20 15 (10.71%) Security Management
21 14 (10.00%) Legal

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (6.43%) IIS
2 6 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.43%) iPlanet
4 2 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS Office
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.43%) BusinessWare
3 2 (1.43%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (2.86%) Firewall
2 4 (2.86%) LAN
2 4 (2.86%) Network Security
2 4 (2.86%) WAN
3 3 (2.14%) VPN
4 2 (1.43%) HTTP
4 2 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.43%) SSL
4 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.71%) VoIP
5 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.86%) Big Data
2 3 (2.14%) MySQL
3 2 (1.43%) DB2
3 2 (1.43%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 4 (2.86%) ProC
2 3 (2.14%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.43%) JIRA
3 2 (1.43%) Toad
4 1 (0.71%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.71%) NCrunch
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) WatiN
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Legal
3 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 6 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.86%) Banking
5 3 (2.14%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 25 (17.86%) Analyst
2 21 (15.00%) Architect
3 20 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 16 (11.43%) Head of Security
5 15 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 14 (10.00%) Security Analyst
7 12 (8.57%) Head of Architecture
8 9 (6.43%) Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Information Architect
9 8 (5.71%) Information Security Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Information Analyst
10 7 (5.00%) Information Assurance Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Manager
11 6 (4.29%) Information Security Analyst
11 6 (4.29%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.57%) Information Manager
12 5 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (3.57%) Service Manager
13 4 (2.86%) Information Security Manager
13 4 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) LAMP
2 2 (1.43%) JMS
2 2 (1.43%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.43%) REST
2 2 (1.43%) SOAP
2 2 (1.43%) WSDL
2 2 (1.43%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (36.43%) Data Protection Act
2 38 (27.14%) Management Information System
3 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (13.57%) CESG
4 11 (7.86%) Freedom of Information
5 10 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
5 10 (7.14%) User Experience
6 8 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.43%) AS400
8 2 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.43%) FMCG
8 2 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.43%) NHS
8 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.71%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.71%) Equities
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.43%) Windows
2 8 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (2.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.43%) AIX
4 2 (1.43%) Solaris
4 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (37.14%) Data Protection
1 52 (37.14%) Information Security
2 42 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (24.29%) PRINCE2
4 33 (23.57%) Project Management
5 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (22.14%) ITIL
7 26 (18.57%) Agile Project Management
8 22 (15.71%) Risk Management
9 19 (13.57%) TOGAF
10 17 (12.14%) Security Testing
10 17 (12.14%) Software Testing
11 16 (11.43%) Security Operations
12 15 (10.71%) Open Source
12 15 (10.71%) Security Architecture
12 15 (10.71%) Security Management
12 15 (10.71%) Service Management
13 14 (10.00%) ITIL V3
14 13 (9.29%) Analytics
14 13 (9.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.71%) SQL
2 5 (3.57%) Python
2 5 (3.57%) Ruby
3 4 (2.86%) C
4 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 57 (40.71%) Security Cleared
2 46 (32.86%) SC Cleared
3 28 (20.00%) CISSP
4 21 (15.00%) CISM
5 16 (11.43%) Degree
6 15 (10.71%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (8.57%) CLAS
8 11 (7.86%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 10 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (5.00%) IISP
11 6 (4.29%) CEH
11 6 (4.29%) ISEB
12 5 (3.57%) CISMP
13 4 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (2.86%) ISTQB
13 4 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (2.14%) DBS Check
14 3 (2.14%) GCIH
14 3 (2.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (4.29%) GPG13
4 5 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (3.57%) SLA
5 4 (2.86%) QA
5 4 (2.86%) RMADS
6 3 (2.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.43%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (1.43%) QRadar
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Kibana
2 1 (0.71%) logstash
2 1 (0.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.71%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.14%) TOWER Software
3 5 (3.57%) BMC
3 5 (3.57%) Oracle
3 5 (3.57%) Remedy
4 3 (2.14%) Splunk
5 2 (1.43%) ATG
5 2 (1.43%) BEA
5 2 (1.43%) CA
5 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.43%) Citrix
5 2 (1.43%) ESRI
5 2 (1.43%) HP
5 2 (1.43%) IBM
5 2 (1.43%) SAP
5 2 (1.43%) Vitria
6 1 (0.71%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) JDA
6 1 (0.71%) Reuters
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