The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 24 June 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 East / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.083% - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.00 £27.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year +78.18% -46.25%  

Information Assurance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1067 1015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.88% 84.28% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 710 579
Median daily rate £435 £430 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 22
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Assurance in Surrey

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 1 £350 -
Information Assurance
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001