The table below looks at the statistics for Information Assurance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / Yorkshire
Rank 109 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 10 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.53% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.66% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 5
Median daily rate £375 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £311 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £60.98 £68.00
% change year-on-year
-54.90% -10.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 2285 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.66% 81.00% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1521 1401
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 53
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.25 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Assurance across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Information Assurance Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +3 7 £600 +46.34%
West Yorkshire +12 2 £355 -21.11%
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) CESG
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CLAS
3 4 (30.77%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (30.77%) Legal
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Secure Coding
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) BPMN
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
1 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 4 (30.77%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) CESG
2 4 (30.77%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) BPMN
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Secure Coding
4 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CLAS
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (7.69%) BS25999
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft