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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.27% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +52.72%
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
175 151 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.22% 77.44% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 87 142
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 11
Median hourly rate £14.73 £13.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.16% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.65 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £13.85 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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