The table below looks at the statistics for QiCA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QiCA over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
Rank 583 558 553
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs citing QiCA 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.004% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.024% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£370 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10622 8241 9359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.99% 17.13% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6010 4760 4950
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 343 528
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -19.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.77 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

QiCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QiCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

QiCA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

QiCA Daily Rate Trend in England

QiCA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

QiCA Hourly Rate Trend in England

QiCA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QiCA within the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 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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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
London - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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QiCA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 13 (100.00%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) ACCA
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Information Management
6 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) MS Access
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 2 (15.38%) CRISC
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
7 1 (7.69%) OLE
7 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
7 1 (7.69%) CIPFA
7 1 (7.69%) CIMA
7 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO

QiCA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QiCA 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 QiCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Auditor
1 6 (46.15%) Auditor
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (15.38%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) CISM
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) ACCA
4 2 (15.38%) CRISC
5 1 (7.69%) CIPFA
5 1 (7.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft