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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 358 360 379
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +19
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 72 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 33
Median daily rate £600 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.24 £28.99
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +52.60%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 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
City of London +33 7 £581 +36.76% 2
Hounslow - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £625 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 73 (42.69%) Information Security
2 66 (38.60%) Security Cleared
3 52 (30.41%) SC Cleared
4 49 (28.65%) Data Protection
5 48 (28.07%) Data Protection Act
6 44 (25.73%) Finance
7 41 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (21.64%) Management Information System
9 33 (19.30%) Project Management
9 33 (19.30%) PRINCE2
10 30 (17.54%) CISSP
10 30 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (16.96%) Risk Management
11 29 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (15.20%) Security Testing
14 24 (14.04%) Agile Project Management
14 24 (14.04%) Software Testing
14 24 (14.04%) CESG
15 23 (13.45%) ITIL
16 21 (12.28%) Security Management
16 21 (12.28%) Degree
17 20 (11.70%) TOGAF
17 20 (11.70%) Legal
17 20 (11.70%) CISM
17 20 (11.70%) Security Architecture
17 20 (11.70%) Security Operations
18 19 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
19 18 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
19 18 (10.53%) DV Cleared

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 (5.26%) IIS
2 7 (4.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.34%) iPlanet
4 4 (2.34%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.17%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) BusinessWare
1 4 (2.34%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.02%) Internet
2 9 (5.26%) Firewall
3 5 (2.92%) Network Security
3 5 (2.92%) VPN
4 4 (2.34%) LAN
4 4 (2.34%) WAN
5 3 (1.75%) Extranet
5 3 (1.75%) FTP
5 3 (1.75%) IPsec
5 3 (1.75%) SMTP
5 3 (1.75%) SSH
5 3 (1.75%) VoIP
6 2 (1.17%) DNS
6 2 (1.17%) HTTP
6 2 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.17%) LDAP
6 2 (1.17%) SSL
6 2 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.58%) Intranet
7 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.43%) Big Data
2 6 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.34%) DB2
3 4 (2.34%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.09%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.51%) Selenium
3 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.34%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.34%) ProC
4 4 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.17%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.17%) FitNesse
5 2 (1.17%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.17%) Hudson
5 2 (1.17%) JIRA
5 2 (1.17%) MSI
5 2 (1.17%) NCrunch
5 2 (1.17%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.17%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.17%) Toad
5 2 (1.17%) WatiN
5 2 (1.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 44 (25.73%) Finance
2 20 (11.70%) Legal
3 10 (5.85%) Retail
4 9 (5.26%) Banking
5 7 (4.09%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.17%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (22.22%) Analyst
2 24 (14.04%) Security Analyst
3 20 (11.70%) Head of Security
4 19 (11.11%) Architect
4 19 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 15 (8.77%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Security Manager
6 12 (7.02%) Head of Architecture
6 12 (7.02%) Security Assurance Manager
6 12 (7.02%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.43%) Consultant
7 11 (6.43%) Information Analyst
7 11 (6.43%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (4.68%) Head of Operations
9 7 (4.09%) Information Architect
9 7 (4.09%) Information Security Architect
9 7 (4.09%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Information Manager
10 6 (3.51%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) Web Services
2 4 (2.34%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.75%) .NET
3 3 (1.75%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.75%) SOAP
3 3 (1.75%) XML
4 2 (1.17%) J2EE
4 2 (1.17%) JMS
4 2 (1.17%) REST
4 2 (1.17%) WSDL
5 1 (0.58%) Ajax
5 1 (0.58%) CSS
5 1 (0.58%) HTML
5 1 (0.58%) RESTful
5 1 (0.58%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (28.07%) Data Protection Act
2 37 (21.64%) Management Information System
3 27 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (14.04%) CESG
5 13 (7.60%) Freedom of Information
6 10 (5.85%) Freedom of Information Act
6 10 (5.85%) User Experience
7 9 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
8 8 (4.68%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (4.09%) BYOD
10 5 (2.92%) Cryptography
11 4 (2.34%) AS400
11 4 (2.34%) FMCG
12 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (1.17%) NHS
13 2 (1.17%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (1.17%) Private Cloud
13 2 (1.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.60%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Linux
3 4 (2.34%) AIX
3 4 (2.34%) Solaris
3 4 (2.34%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.34%) zOS
4 3 (1.75%) Unix
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.17%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.69%) Information Security
2 49 (28.65%) Data Protection
3 41 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (19.30%) PRINCE2
4 33 (19.30%) Project Management
5 30 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (16.96%) Risk Management
7 26 (15.20%) Security Testing
8 24 (14.04%) Agile Project Management
8 24 (14.04%) Software Testing
9 23 (13.45%) ITIL
10 21 (12.28%) Security Management
11 20 (11.70%) Security Architecture
11 20 (11.70%) Security Operations
11 20 (11.70%) TOGAF
12 16 (9.36%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (8.77%) Analytics
14 14 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (7.60%) Information Security Management
15 13 (7.60%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.60%) SQL
2 7 (4.09%) Java
3 6 (3.51%) C#
4 5 (2.92%) Ruby
5 4 (2.34%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.34%) Python
6 3 (1.75%) C
6 3 (1.75%) Perl
6 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.17%) PHP
7 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (38.60%) Security Cleared
2 52 (30.41%) SC Cleared
3 30 (17.54%) CISSP
4 21 (12.28%) Degree
5 20 (11.70%) CISM
6 18 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 18 (10.53%) DV Cleared
7 15 (8.77%) CLAS
8 10 (5.85%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (4.68%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (4.09%) CEH
10 7 (4.09%) ISEB
11 6 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.51%) ISTQB
12 5 (2.92%) GIAC
12 5 (2.92%) IISP
13 4 (2.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (2.34%) CISA
13 4 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (2.34%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (5.26%) RMADS
4 7 (4.09%) QA
5 5 (2.92%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.75%) COBIT
6 3 (1.75%) GPG13
6 3 (1.75%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.75%) SLA
7 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.34%) ClearTrust
3 3 (1.75%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.17%) Docker
4 2 (1.17%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.17%) pfSense
4 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.17%) vCloud
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.17%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) CFEngine
2 2 (1.17%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.17%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.17%) Kibana
2 2 (1.17%) logstash
2 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.17%) QRadar
2 2 (1.17%) Salt
2 2 (1.17%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.43%) Oracle
3 10 (5.85%) TOWER Software
4 6 (3.51%) Citrix
5 4 (2.34%) BEA
5 4 (2.34%) CA
5 4 (2.34%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.34%) IBM
5 4 (2.34%) SAP
5 4 (2.34%) Vitria
6 3 (1.75%) BMC
6 3 (1.75%) HP
6 3 (1.75%) Remedy
7 2 (1.17%) ATG
7 2 (1.17%) ESRI
7 2 (1.17%) Google
7 2 (1.17%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.17%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Hyperion
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