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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Assurance over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Assurance
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.036% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £450 £434
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.24 £28.99 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+52.60% -0.03%
Information Assurance
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2272 1807 1322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.94% 74.24% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1569 1198 731
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 44
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Information Assurance
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Information Assurance Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
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West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Information Assurance
England

Information Assurance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) HP Helion
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model

Information Assurance
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) HP Helion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP