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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Auditor
Rank 559 551 535
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Auditor 42 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.037% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.040% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 18
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£360 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £155 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £213 £365
% change year-on-year
+69.41% -41.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £20.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £20.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -

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
52738 47909 50224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.70% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33149 28976 28331
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2128 2109 2472
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -12 36 £360 +2.85% 14
London +11 18 £413 +3.12% 5
South East -13 9 £360 +2.85% 4
Hampshire - 9 £360 - 1
City of London +27 6 £413 +26.43% 2
West Midlands -10 3 £100 -56.75% 1
East of England -16 2 £85 -32.00% 1
South West -38 2 £400 - 3
Scotland - 2 £468 -
Essex - 1 £85 -
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1

Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 21 (24.14%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) CISA
2 14 (16.09%) Information Security
2 14 (16.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (14.94%) Degree
4 11 (12.64%) Risk Management
5 10 (11.49%) Windows
5 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
5 10 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (10.34%) CISM
6 9 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 8 (9.20%) SAP
7 8 (9.20%) UNIX
8 7 (8.05%) CISSP
8 7 (8.05%) Data Analysis
8 7 (8.05%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) Mainframe
9 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.90%) QiCA
10 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
10 5 (5.75%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) MS Access
10 5 (5.75%) Time Management
10 5 (5.75%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (4.60%) QA
11 4 (4.60%) Logistics
12 3 (3.45%) CMMI

Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.15%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) MS Access
2 2 (2.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Toad
1 1 (1.15%) GCC
General
1 21 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) French Language
5 1 (1.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.45%) CMDB
4 2 (2.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) Tandem
5 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) UNIX
3 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) Information Security
2 11 (12.64%) Risk Management
3 9 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (10.34%) Business Continuity
4 7 (8.05%) Data Analysis
4 7 (8.05%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) Time Management
6 4 (4.60%) Logistics
7 3 (3.45%) CMMI
7 3 (3.45%) Validation
7 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.45%) ITIL
7 3 (3.45%) Information Management
7 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.30%) Data Validation
8 2 (2.30%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.30%) Business Development
8 2 (2.30%) Information Governance
8 2 (2.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) C
2 1 (1.15%) Python
2 1 (1.15%) C++
2 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) CISA
2 13 (14.94%) Degree
3 9 (10.34%) CISM
4 7 (8.05%) CISSP
5 6 (6.90%) QiCA
6 3 (3.45%) CCAB
7 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.15%) CIMA
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.15%) ACCA
8 1 (1.15%) CCNA
8 1 (1.15%) AAT
8 1 (1.15%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.15%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (11.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.60%) QA
4 3 (3.45%) COBIT
5 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.15%) TickIT
6 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.15%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) SAP
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle
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