The first table below looks at the demand for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Assurance
Rank - 37 38
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.48% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.03% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £440 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +100.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
328 296 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 78.28% 73.09% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 214 148
Average daily rate £425 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £13.00 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Information Assurance
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Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Assurance Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Information Assurance
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Assurance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus