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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.17 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +23.30%
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
217 207 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 86.80% 81.18% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 150 181
Median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.25 £9.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% +68.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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