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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 255 225 200
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -25
Contract jobs citing CISA 8 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.56% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 20
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£369 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £262 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £588 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £454 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2304 2481 2202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.49% 27.20% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1224 1131
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 99 136
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.13 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
Surrey - 5 £369 - 3
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - - 2
Berkshire -3 1 - - 5
Hampshire -8 1 - - 2
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England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 20 (86.96%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) CISM
2 17 (73.91%) Information Security
3 15 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
5 10 (43.48%) ISMS
5 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
6 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (30.43%) CRISC
7 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) Security Management
7 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
8 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (26.09%) PKI
8 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
8 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (21.74%) Cryptography
9 5 (21.74%) Information Management
9 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
9 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
9 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Legal
10 4 (17.39%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) Firewall

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) TACACS
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Security Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Information Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Auditor
3 2 (8.70%) Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Security
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Audit Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) PKI
3 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
3 5 (21.74%) Cryptography
3 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) RMADS
5 1 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (4.35%) CESG
5 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
3 10 (43.48%) ISMS
4 8 (34.78%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (30.43%) Security Management
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
6 6 (26.09%) Security Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
7 5 (21.74%) Information Management
7 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) ERP
8 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
9 1 (4.35%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) CISSP
2 17 (73.91%) CISM
3 7 (30.43%) CRISC
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) MCTS
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) CCIE
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MBA
6 1 (4.35%) GSEC
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (43.48%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.70%) COBIT
4 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
4 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (4.35%) COSO
4 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.35%) SLA
4 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) Websense
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.35%) Imperva
2 1 (4.35%) Tufin
2 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark