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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 218 246 231
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs citing CISA 28 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Average daily rate £600 £420 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
2360 2619 2169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.56% 27.45% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1279 1035
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 107 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
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 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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Surrey +4 16 £613 - 5
Berkshire +12 7 - - 2
Oxfordshire +4 4 - - 1
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (97.22%) CISSP
2 26 (72.22%) Information Security
2 26 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (69.44%) CISM
4 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
5 18 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 12 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (30.56%) Security Management
7 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
7 11 (30.56%) SABSA
8 10 (27.78%) ISO 9001
9 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
10 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 8 (22.22%) Cisco
10 8 (22.22%) IIS
10 8 (22.22%) Smartcard
10 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
10 8 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (22.22%) ISO27005
10 8 (22.22%) IISP
10 8 (22.22%) CLAS
11 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
11 7 (19.44%) ArcSight
11 7 (19.44%) ISAE 3402
11 7 (19.44%) Intel Security
11 7 (19.44%) Oracle
11 7 (19.44%) IBM
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (22.22%) IIS
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Architect
1 19 (52.78%) Security Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Information Security Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Security Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Compliance Officer
4 5 (13.89%) Information Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Compliance Officer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Officer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Information Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Security Auditor
8 1 (2.78%) Security Auditor
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Security Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Smartcard
2 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.56%) CESG
5 2 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Information Security
2 18 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 11 (30.56%) SABSA
3 11 (30.56%) Security Management
3 11 (30.56%) TOGAF
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 8 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 7 (19.44%) Business Development
5 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Information Governance
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 3 (8.33%) Presales
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) CISSP
2 25 (69.44%) CISM
3 9 (25.00%) Degree
4 8 (22.22%) CLAS
4 8 (22.22%) IISP
5 6 (16.67%) CRISC
6 5 (13.89%) CISMP
7 2 (5.56%) CGEIT
7 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (52.78%) PCI DSS
3 12 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (27.78%) ISO 9001
5 8 (22.22%) ISO27005
6 7 (19.44%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (13.89%) COBIT
8 1 (2.78%) RMADS
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) ArcSight
2 7 (19.44%) Barracuda Networks
2 7 (19.44%) IBM
2 7 (19.44%) Intel Security
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Qualys
2 7 (19.44%) Sun
2 7 (19.44%) Tripwire