The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £418 £444
% change year-on-year
+19.76% -5.91%
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
354 337 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.09% 78.01% 60.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 213 106
Median daily rate £413 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £17.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -29.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.72 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Sheffield - 1 £475 -
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27005
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CISMP
3 1 (33.33%) BS25999
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISMP
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO27005
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) BS25999