The table below looks at the statistics for the Auditor role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Auditor
Rank 556 550 504
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Auditor 30 26 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.055% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 19
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£360 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £92 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £225 £313
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 19
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50

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
50176 47637 45728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.03% 92.46% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32014 28679 25821
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2025 2106 2605
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Auditor in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Auditor
Daily Rate Trend

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

Auditor Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Auditor
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Auditor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Auditor
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Auditor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Auditor
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -23 30 £360 -1.36% 13
London +14 14 £345 -18.82% 5
South East -18 5 £360 +2.85% 4
Hampshire - 5 £360 -
West Midlands -4 4 £100 -55.55%
City of London -5 4 £340 -28.42% 2
South West - 4 £374 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £425 -
East of England -13 1 £85 -78.06% 2
Essex - 1 £85 - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Auditor in their job title 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 with Auditor in their job title.

1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) CISA
3 14 (17.07%) Information Security
3 14 (17.07%) Degree
4 13 (15.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 9 (10.98%) SAP
6 9 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (10.98%) Business Continuity
7 8 (9.76%) CISSP
7 8 (9.76%) QiCA
8 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (7.32%) CISM
10 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
10 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.10%) Information Assurance
11 4 (4.88%) Windows
11 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
11 4 (4.88%) Retail
11 4 (4.88%) Information Management
11 4 (4.88%) Logistics
11 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.66%) UNIX
12 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.66%) CMMI
12 3 (3.66%) CCAB
12 3 (3.66%) GAP Analysis

Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Auditor in their job title 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 with Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Summit
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) MS Access
1 2 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Toad
1 1 (1.22%) GCC
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
5 1 (1.22%) German Language
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Tandem
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.66%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Information Security
2 12 (14.63%) Risk Management
3 9 (10.98%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
4 5 (6.10%) Information Assurance
5 4 (4.88%) Logistics
5 4 (4.88%) Information Management
6 3 (3.66%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (3.66%) Validation
6 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.66%) CMMI
6 3 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.66%) Coaching
7 2 (2.44%) Time Management
7 2 (2.44%) ISMS
7 2 (2.44%) Data Validation
7 2 (2.44%) Data Architecture
7 2 (2.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.44%) Business Development
7 2 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C++
1 1 (1.22%) Java
1 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) CISA
2 14 (17.07%) Degree
3 8 (9.76%) QiCA
3 8 (9.76%) CISSP
4 6 (7.32%) CISM
5 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.66%) CCAB
8 1 (1.22%) CCNA
8 1 (1.22%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.22%) AAT
8 1 (1.22%) CIMA
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.22%) ACCA
8 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.66%) COBIT
4 2 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.22%) TickIT
5 1 (1.22%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.22%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) SAP
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
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