Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 44 61
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17 -16
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.88% 1.51% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.94% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Devon median daily rate £363 £538 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.56% +53.57% -36.65%
10th Percentile £306 £325 £325
90th Percentile £469 £588 £407
South West median daily rate £489 £450 £464
% change year-on-year +8.61% -2.96% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 492 360 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.47% 77.59% 78.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 220 320
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £228 £185 £262
90th Percentile £550 £500 £516
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 16
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.21% -33.50% +66.28%
10th Percentile £20.24 £11.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £46.88 £51.60 £42.88
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Devon

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Devon

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 3 £425 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £300 -
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Clusterpoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Clusterpoint
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CISM