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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Assurance
England / Yorkshire
Rank 120 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 3 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.86% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 3
Median daily rate £363 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £343 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £510 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £51.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.34% +86.36%

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
1784 2318 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.59% 81.36% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1512 1366
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 73 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 22 January 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
West Yorkshire +13 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 22 January 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 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) BPMN
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
1 4 (57.14%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (42.86%) BPMN
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft