The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 147 150 141
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing CISA 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 0.76% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £638 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £538 £475
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
CISA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
586 787 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.65% 18.97% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 434 330
Median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £535 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 52
Median hourly rate £35.63 £30.15 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +78.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.71 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CISA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +4 4 - - 4
Cheshire +15 2 £450 +38.46% 2
Manchester - 2 £825 - 2
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CISA.

1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 8 (36.36%) CEH
4 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) SANS
4 8 (36.36%) EnCase
4 8 (36.36%) Cellebrite
5 7 (31.82%) CISM
6 6 (27.27%) E-Discovery
7 5 (22.73%) Internal Audit
7 5 (22.73%) IT Audit
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) CRISC
9 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.64%) SAN
9 3 (13.64%) LAN
9 3 (13.64%) WAN
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Coaching
10 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
10 2 (9.09%) Legal
10 2 (9.09%) Change Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Forensic Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Information Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) E-Discovery
3 5 (22.73%) Internal Audit
3 5 (22.73%) IT Audit
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 2 (9.09%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) CEH
2 8 (36.36%) SANS
3 7 (31.82%) CISM
4 3 (13.64%) CRISC
5 2 (9.09%) GSEC
5 2 (9.09%) GSLC
5 2 (9.09%) GSNA
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) GIAC
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) EnCase
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cellebrite
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) LogRhythm