The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 101 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing CISA 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 2.01% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £738 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £728 £600 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £748 £600 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
246 199 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.58% 13.94% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 89
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.49 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CISA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) COBIT
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) COSO
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (50.00%) Cryptography
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
6 1 (16.67%) Presales
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Data Security
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Head of IT
1 3 (50.00%) Head of IT Security
1 3 (50.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (33.33%) Head of IT Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Head of Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) COBIT
3 4 (66.67%) COSO
4 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft