The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 111 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing CISA 16 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 0.62% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £525 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
CISA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
712 650 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.07% 25.15% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 307 184
Average daily rate £388 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 21
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CISA across the Berkshire region.

CISA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CISA across the Berkshire region.

CISA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 8 £388 -
Slough -2 3 £475 -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
CISA
South East

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISA.

1 22 (95.65%) CISSP
1 22 (95.65%) CISM
2 18 (78.26%) Information Security
3 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) CRISC
6 7 (30.43%) RMADS
6 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
7 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
8 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
8 5 (21.74%) Publishing
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) CISMP
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 3 (13.04%) UNIX
10 3 (13.04%) Windows
10 3 (13.04%) PKI
10 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) Network Security
10 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
10 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
10 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
10 3 (13.04%) Database Security
11 2 (8.70%) CSSLP
11 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (8.70%) GCED
11 2 (8.70%) SIEM

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CISA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CISA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Security Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Security Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Information Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) RMADS
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) PKI
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.35%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Database Security
5 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) CISSP
1 22 (95.65%) CISM
2 8 (34.78%) CRISC
3 5 (21.74%) CISMP
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) GCED
5 2 (8.70%) GSEC
5 2 (8.70%) CSSLP
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (30.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.35%) COSO
4 1 (4.35%) COBIT
4 1 (4.35%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Juniper
1 1 (4.35%) F5