Period
to 18 September 2020

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 6 months to 18 September 2020 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
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 105 64
Rank change year-on-year +45 -41 +22
Contract jobs citing Information Assurance 4 20 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.70% 1.06% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.22% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 20
Median daily rate £640 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.07% +2.38% +7.03%
10th Percentile £537 £488 £425
90th Percentile £679 £603 £638
South West median daily rate £437 £500 £525
% change year-on-year -12.50% -4.76% +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £42.75 -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -35.29% +49.12% +3.64%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 517 1,639 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 90.54% 86.58% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 1,057 839
Median daily rate £489 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £652 £608
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 46
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -1.16% +14.67%
10th Percentile £17.67 £23.75 £17.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.53
% change year-on-year -17.65% +2.34% +5.14%

Information Assurance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Information Assurance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Information Assurance in Wiltshire.

Daily rate trend for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Information Assurance in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Information Assurance in Wiltshire

Information Assurance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Information Assurance in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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
Corsham +13 3 £583 +5.91%
Swindon +48 1 £675 +10.20%
Information Assurance
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Information Assurance.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (50.00%) RMADS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) NIST 800
4 1 (25.00%) ModSecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (25.00%) BiZZdesign

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) X.500
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Security Assurance Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) ModSecurity
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (50.00%) RMADS
2 1 (25.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NDS
1 1 (25.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) BiZZdesign
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft