Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Information Assurance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Assurance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Assurance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 84
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.46% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.56% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £350 -
West Midlands median daily rate - £415 £300
% change year-on-year - +38.41% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £59.00 - -

Information Assurance is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Birmingham

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Birmingham