Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 June 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 102 83
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19 +14
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 3 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.17% 0.12% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.15% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 15
Bristol median daily rate £325 £365 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.96% -36.52% +19.79%
10th Percentile £313 £358 £296
90th Percentile £338 £373 £636
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £468
% change year-on-year - +1.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £41.75
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.64% - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,436 1,360 1,453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.29% 82.42% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 925 1,056
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £525 £530 £525
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.58% +3.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 56
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -1.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.72 £13.25
90th Percentile £47.10 £50.25 £52.38
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +20.52%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Bristol

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Assurance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Primavera
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Military
3 1 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Primavera
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance Support
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Project Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 1 (33.33%) Earned Value Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440