The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 58 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing CISA 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 0.73% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 3.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £361 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £381
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- -37.98%
CISA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
181 151 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 18.30% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 67 84
Average daily rate £325 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £417 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.84 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CISA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CISA Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Wilmslow - - - - 1
CISA
North West

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
3 11 (68.75%) BS7799
4 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
5 9 (56.25%) CESG
5 9 (56.25%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
5 9 (56.25%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 8 (50.00%) Information Security Management
6 8 (50.00%) Security Management
7 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
7 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
7 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
9 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (12.50%) COBIT
9 2 (12.50%) ISACA
9 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (12.50%) Service Management
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Lead Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Information Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (56.25%) CESG
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) PMI
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 9 (56.25%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
3 9 (56.25%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 8 (50.00%) Security Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ISACA
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) PMP
3 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) GSEC
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) GPEN
4 1 (6.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) BS7799
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee