The table below looks at the statistics for CESG Infosec skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG Infosec over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Infosec
Rank - 638 -
Contract jobs citing CESG Infosec 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.060% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £750 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4934 5009 4972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.83% 8.99% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3041 3017
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 164 218
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.86 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.33 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

CESG Infosec
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG Infosec within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

CESG Infosec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CESG Infosec
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CESG Infosec within the UK.

CESG Infosec Daily Rate Trend in the UK