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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £423 £490
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +19.00%
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
180 204 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.91% 78.76% 82.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 157 146
Median daily rate £420 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.81% -64.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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