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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 234 223 228
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing CISA 23 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.68% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
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£450 £388 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £344 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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
2904 2053 1799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.29% 24.08% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1435 1027 780
Average daily rate £375 £374 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 93 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -32.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +14 16 £400 -23.80% 4
Surrey -9 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £475 - 2
Middlesex - 2 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (85.00%) CISSP
2 31 (77.50%) CISM
3 30 (75.00%) Information Security
4 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
5 13 (32.50%) CRISC
6 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
8 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
8 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
9 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
9 7 (17.50%) RMADS
10 6 (15.00%) PKI
10 6 (15.00%) Degree
10 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (15.00%) Security Testing
10 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco
11 5 (12.50%) ACCA
11 5 (12.50%) Finance
11 5 (12.50%) QiCA
11 5 (12.50%) Security Management
11 5 (12.50%) Publishing
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (12.50%) Smart Meter
11 5 (12.50%) Security Architecture
11 5 (12.50%) CISMP

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Information Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.50%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Information Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Principal Security Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.50%) RMADS
3 6 (15.00%) PKI
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (12.50%) Smart Meter
5 3 (7.50%) Cryptography
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) EMV
6 1 (2.50%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.50%) SCADA
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) FMCG
6 1 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) Business Continuity
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.50%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.00%) Security Testing
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.50%) Security Management
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Information Security Management
9 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.50%) Information Management
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.50%) ISMS
9 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.50%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) CISSP
2 31 (77.50%) CISM
3 13 (32.50%) CRISC
4 6 (15.00%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) ACCA
5 5 (12.50%) QiCA
5 5 (12.50%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CSSLP
6 2 (5.00%) GCED
6 2 (5.00%) GSEC
6 2 (5.00%) CCNA
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.50%) SSCP
7 1 (2.50%) CIPFA
7 1 (2.50%) CIMA
7 1 (2.50%) GIAC
7 1 (2.50%) MBA
7 1 (2.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (32.50%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (5.00%) COBIT
5 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.50%) BS25999
5 1 (2.50%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Qualys
3 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.00%) Tripwire
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) McAfee
3 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Websense
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.50%) F5
4 1 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks