Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 132 148
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -33
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 9 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 18
Leeds median daily rate £610 £500 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -28.57% +64.71%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £500 £700
% change year-on-year +22.00% -28.57% +64.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1939 2311 2847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.18% 87.74% 87.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1563 2002
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Leeds

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Leeds

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Assurance in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (33.33%) Data Security
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) CA
5 3 (33.33%) Informatica
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) ERwin
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) SAS
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) Metadata Management

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (33.33%) Big Data
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (33.33%) HBase
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Lead Data Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 3 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) SFIA
3 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) McAfee
3 3 (33.33%) CA
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Tableau