The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 226 219 245
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +26
Contract jobs citing CISA 17 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.60% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
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£500 £438 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +94.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+137.50% -37.50%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2351 2006 2276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.62% 23.03% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 1056 1026
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 97 161
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.41% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CISA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CISA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISA across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

CISA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CISA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CISA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CISA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
Berkshire +13 6 £544 +11.53% 2
Hampshire -6 5 £370 +48.00%
Surrey - 2 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (83.33%) CISSP
2 24 (80.00%) Information Security
3 22 (73.33%) CISM
4 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (33.33%) Degree
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
6 8 (26.67%) CRISC
7 7 (23.33%) Security Management
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) IIS
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
9 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) RMADS
10 4 (13.33%) Smart Meter
10 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
10 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (13.33%) Network Security
10 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.33%) MBA
10 4 (13.33%) Service Management
10 4 (13.33%) QiCA

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Military
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) CLAS Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.67%) Auditor
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Security Advisor
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Auditor
6 1 (3.33%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (13.33%) RMADS
3 4 (13.33%) Smart Meter
3 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) PKI
5 2 (6.67%) CESG
5 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (6.67%) EMV
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.33%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
6 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 8 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 7 (23.33%) Security Management
6 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (10.00%) ISMS
8 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.67%) Time Management
8 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) CISSP
2 22 (73.33%) CISM
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) CRISC
5 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.33%) MBA
6 4 (13.33%) QiCA
7 3 (10.00%) ACCA
8 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.33%) CCSA
9 1 (3.33%) SSCP
9 1 (3.33%) CCSE
9 1 (3.33%) CEH
9 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (10.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.67%) COBIT
5 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (3.33%) QA
5 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (3.33%) COSO
5 1 (3.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.67%) Qualys
4 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.33%) Aveksa
5 1 (3.33%) Varonis
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Websense
5 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire