The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank 57 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.66% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £440 £488
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -9.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +100.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 305 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 74.01% 71.10% 69.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 198 194
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.85 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Information Assurance
Wales

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £425 - 1
Information Assurance
Wales

Information Assurance
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Client Relationship Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Client Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
1 3 (60.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
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