The median contractor rate for a Information Assurance Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 47 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Assurance Consultant 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.28% 1.91% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.96% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 350 459 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.42% 97.25% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 233 272
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £145 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £526 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 32
Median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Information Assurance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire that featured Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance Consultant in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance Consultant in Gloucestershire

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Information Assurance Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Information Assurance Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 9 (100.00%) CLAS
1 9 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
1 9 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
2 8 (88.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Information Assurance Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
1 9 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 9 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) CLAS
1 9 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (88.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework