Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 14 December 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 61 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +70
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 8 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.87% 1.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £775 £610 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.05% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £650 £610 £500
% change year-on-year +6.56% +22.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 799 734 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.04% 84.37% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 404 682
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £264 £263
90th Percentile £568 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £29.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.19% +33.42% +58.56%
10th Percentile £9.31 £15.31 £11.94
90th Percentile £27.00 £47.23 £47.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +4.04%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Assurance in South Yorkshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Sheffield -3 8 £775 +27.05%
Information Assurance
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) SFIA
4 2 (25.00%) Data Lake
4 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) HBase
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ERwin
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) GoCD
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Information Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance Leader
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Lead Security Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SFIA
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack