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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Assurance
Rank - 122 125
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.68% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 2
Median daily rate - £413 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.32%
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
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
1969 2587 2032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.20% 83.64% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1730 1316
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 54
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.61 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 11 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
1 11 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP

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:

Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
1 11 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Strategy Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft