The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 129 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing CISA 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 1.01% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £500 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +185.71%
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
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
482 495 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.92% 18.22% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 271 169
Average daily rate £343 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 16
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £17.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.24 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £35.10
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 Scotland

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow +8 2 - -
Edinburgh -15 1 - -
CISA
UK

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (63.64%) Internal Audit
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) CEH
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) IT Audit
5 3 (27.27%) CRISC
5 3 (27.27%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
6 2 (18.18%) Derivative
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) COBIT
7 1 (9.09%) QlikView
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Database Security

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Auditor
3 2 (18.18%) IT Auditor
3 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Testing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Internal Audit
1 7 (63.64%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) IT Audit
5 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Database Security
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Threat Management
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CEH
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) CRISC
4 2 (18.18%) CGEIT
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (9.09%) PMP
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle