Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 76 68
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.12% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £733 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.17% +46.34%
Yorkshire median daily rate - £675 £375
% change year-on-year - +80.00% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 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 949 815 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.28% 85.61% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 511 374
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.87% -1.76%
10th Percentile £264 £268 £208
90th Percentile £596 £550 £567
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 15
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £21.33 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.32% +52.32% -25.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.28 £49.88 £26.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £20.31 £13.00
% change year-on-year -19.97% +56.19% -16.13%

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