The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 61 60
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 14 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.14% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.38% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £423 £353 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.85% +18.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £471 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £60.98 £47.75
% change year-on-year -21.28% +27.70%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 539 533 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 82.42% 78.15% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 364 413
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 13
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +90.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Assurance in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Corsham - 10 £378 - 1
Salisbury - 4 £453 -
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) BYOD
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (25.00%) CESG
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Military
5 3 (18.75%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) CLAS
6 2 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) RMADS
7 1 (6.25%) CCENT
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) SIEM
7 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection

Information Assurance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (18.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Coordinator
1 6 (37.50%) Security Assurance Coordinator
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Assurance Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Information Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) BYOD
1 4 (25.00%) CESG
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) CLAS
5 1 (6.25%) CCENT
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
5 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (12.50%) RMADS
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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