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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 243 254 227
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing CISA 35 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.10% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 0.38% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 9
Average daily rate £475 £435 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £68.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +81.33%
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
2678 2612 2487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.79% 26.25% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1663 1410 1244
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 121 118
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Berkshire +30 23 £488 +21.87% 4
Surrey -6 9 £475 - 5
West Sussex - 2 £472 -
Kent - 1 £500 -
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 64 (98.46%) CISSP
2 58 (89.23%) CISM
3 48 (73.85%) Information Security
4 37 (56.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (46.15%) PCI DSS
6 23 (35.38%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (33.85%) Security Architecture
8 19 (29.23%) CESG
9 18 (27.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 16 (24.62%) TOGAF
10 16 (24.62%) SABSA
11 15 (23.08%) Degree
11 15 (23.08%) ISO 9001
12 14 (21.54%) Cisco
12 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (20.00%) Security Management
13 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (20.00%) IBM
13 13 (20.00%) IIS
13 13 (20.00%) Quality Management
13 13 (20.00%) IISP
14 12 (18.46%) Smartcard
14 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
14 12 (18.46%) ISO27005
14 12 (18.46%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (16.92%) Data Protection
15 11 (16.92%) ArcSight
15 11 (16.92%) Business Development
15 11 (16.92%) Barracuda Networks
15 11 (16.92%) Time Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 13 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) Network Security
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) AppScan
1 2 (3.08%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Architect
1 27 (41.54%) Security Architect
2 15 (23.08%) Compliance Specialist
2 15 (23.08%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 15 (23.08%) Security Compliance Specialist
2 15 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Security Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) CISSP Architect
4 9 (13.85%) Information Security Consultant
5 8 (12.31%) Information Architect
5 8 (12.31%) Information Security Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Compliance Officer
7 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) TOGAF Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Security Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Information Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) CESG
2 12 (18.46%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (18.46%) Smartcard
3 8 (12.31%) Driving Licence
4 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (3.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Information Security
2 23 (35.38%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (33.85%) Security Architecture
4 16 (24.62%) SABSA
4 16 (24.62%) TOGAF
5 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 13 (20.00%) Security Management
6 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (16.92%) Business Development
7 11 (16.92%) Data Protection
7 11 (16.92%) ITIL
7 11 (16.92%) Time Management
8 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 9 (13.85%) Project Management
9 9 (13.85%) Security Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Data Entry
10 7 (10.77%) ITIL V3
10 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.69%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
1 2 (3.08%) C#
1 2 (3.08%) C++
1 2 (3.08%) Java
1 2 (3.08%) Perl
1 2 (3.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (98.46%) CISSP
2 58 (89.23%) CISM
3 15 (23.08%) Degree
4 13 (20.00%) IISP
5 10 (15.38%) CLAS
6 8 (12.31%) CRISC
7 6 (9.23%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (7.69%) CISMP
9 2 (3.08%) CEH
9 2 (3.08%) CGEIT
9 2 (3.08%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (3.08%) GIAC
9 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.08%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.54%) CITP
10 1 (1.54%) ISACA
10 1 (1.54%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (56.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 18 (27.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (23.08%) ISO 9001
5 12 (18.46%) ISO27005
6 11 (16.92%) ISAE 3402
7 9 (13.85%) COBIT
8 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (1.54%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Nessus
2 1 (1.54%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Cisco
2 13 (20.00%) IBM
3 11 (16.92%) ArcSight
3 11 (16.92%) Barracuda Networks
3 11 (16.92%) Intel Security
3 11 (16.92%) Qualys
3 11 (16.92%) Tripwire
4 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle
5 8 (12.31%) Sun
6 2 (3.08%) Veracode
7 1 (1.54%) BMC