The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Audit Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Audit Analyst
Rank 631 628 621
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Audit Analyst 16 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.009% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.009% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 10
Median daily rate £425 £431 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +30.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £416 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Audit Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Audit Analyst in the job title.

Audit Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Audit Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK.

Audit Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Audit Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Audit Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Audit Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK.

Audit Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Audit Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 16 £425 -1.44% 1
London +20 11 £450 +4.34% 1
City of London - 9 £425 - 1
South East +9 2 £350 -
East Midlands - 2 £419 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £419 -
Buckinghamshire +9 1 £350 -
Milton Keynes +5 1 £350 -
Northampton - 1 £425 -
Chippenham - 1 £280 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £280 -
South West - 1 £280 -

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Audit Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Audit Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (35.48%) IT Audit
3 11 (35.48%) Banking
4 9 (29.03%) Legal
4 9 (29.03%) CRISC
5 8 (25.81%) CISM
5 8 (25.81%) CISSP
5 8 (25.81%) CGEIT
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Publishing
7 6 (19.35%) Information Security
7 6 (19.35%) COBIT
8 5 (16.13%) IT Governance
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) RSA Archer
9 4 (12.90%) EnCase
9 4 (12.90%) Case Management
9 4 (12.90%) E-Discovery
9 4 (12.90%) CISA
10 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (9.68%) Degree
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.45%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
11 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 9 (29.03%) Legal
4 6 (19.35%) Publishing
5 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) IT Audit
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Information Security
4 5 (16.13%) IT Governance
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.90%) Case Management
5 4 (12.90%) E-Discovery
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Governance
7 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.23%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Internal Audit
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CRISC
2 8 (25.81%) CGEIT
2 8 (25.81%) CISM
2 8 (25.81%) CISSP
3 4 (12.90%) CISA
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (19.35%) COBIT
3 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.23%) GAMP
4 1 (3.23%) GxP
4 1 (3.23%) QA
4 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) RSA Archer
2 4 (12.90%) EnCase
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) Omniture