The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 88 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing CISA 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.39% 3.60% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 111 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.33% 9.41% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 56 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) CEH
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) iSeries
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (22.22%) QiCA
6 2 (22.22%) Sybase
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Audit Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) iSeries
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) CEH
3 2 (22.22%) QiCA
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase