The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £490
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +5.66%
Information Assurance
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 178 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 83.72% 76.07% 77.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 131 112
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £298 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.81% -63.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk