The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 47 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 15 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.23% - 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
Median daily rate £525 - £444
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +27.92%
Information Assurance
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 694 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.68% 80.14% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 434 441
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 20
Median hourly rate £11.12 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £22.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
1 19 (86.36%) CESG Certified Professional
2 18 (81.82%) CESG
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (68.18%) ISMS
4 15 (68.18%) Cryptography
4 15 (68.18%) IPsec
5 14 (63.64%) Oracle
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 14 (63.64%) Unix
5 14 (63.64%) Client/Server
5 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 14 (63.64%) SMTP
5 14 (63.64%) Internet
5 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) Windows Vista
5 14 (63.64%) Citrix
5 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
6 13 (59.09%) RMADS
6 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
7 12 (54.55%) SSH
7 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
7 12 (54.55%) FTP
7 12 (54.55%) OWASP
7 12 (54.55%) Sendmail
7 12 (54.55%) Patch Management
8 11 (50.00%) Fuzz Testing
8 11 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (50.00%) CEH

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) IPsec
2 14 (63.64%) Internet
2 14 (63.64%) SMTP
3 12 (54.55%) FTP
3 12 (54.55%) SSH
4 3 (13.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Security Advisor
2 6 (27.27%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) CESG
2 15 (68.18%) Cryptography
3 14 (63.64%) Client/Server
4 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (68.18%) ISMS
3 13 (59.09%) Risk Management
4 12 (54.55%) OWASP
4 12 (54.55%) Patch Management
5 11 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (50.00%) Fuzz Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (45.45%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (45.45%) Security Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security
8 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
9 1 (4.55%) SIEM
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CESG Certified Professional
1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (50.00%) CEH
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) GCIH
7 1 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) GCFA
7 1 (4.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) RMADS
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 12 (54.55%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Citrix
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
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