The first table below looks at the demand for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 125 124 137
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing CISA 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 1.19% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate
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£495 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% +2.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £478 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.99% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.25
Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
550 503 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.19% 18.57% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 232 309
Average daily rate £325 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £481 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 47
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.10 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CISA
England

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CISA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISA across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CISA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CISA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CISA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CISA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Cheshire +4 5 £504 +49.25% 3
Manchester - - - - 2
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (94.12%) CISSP
2 13 (76.47%) Information Security
3 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (41.18%) BS7799
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) CESG
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
6 4 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
6 4 (23.53%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) UNIX
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) CISM
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) Security Management
6 4 (23.53%) GIAC
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
8 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
8 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) CRISC
8 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Security Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Information Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Auditor
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Auditor
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Build Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Audit Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) CESG
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 4 (23.53%) Security Architecture
3 4 (23.53%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
3 4 (23.53%) Security Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISM
2 4 (23.53%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CRISC
4 1 (5.88%) GPEN
4 1 (5.88%) OSCP
4 1 (5.88%) GCIA
4 1 (5.88%) GSEC
4 1 (5.88%) CEH
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) QiCA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) BS7799
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Juniper
1 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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