The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank - 58 48
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £493 £550
% change year-on-year
-13.70% -10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -21.81%
Information Assurance
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
548 430 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.35% 75.31% 71.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 311 233
Average daily rate £356 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £23.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £66.50 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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