The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Auditor
Rank 561 541 558
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Auditor 43 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.047% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.051% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £90 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £91 £425
% change year-on-year
+257.14% -78.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 28 July 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 26 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 28 July 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 39 £325 -23.52% 17
London +15 19 £325 -27.77% 6
South East -18 8 £325 +261.11% 5
North West - 7 £475 - 3
Manchester - 5 £475 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £325 - 1
High Wycombe - 5 £325 -
City of London +10 4 £177 -61.72% 4
Essex - 4 £93 -
East of England - 4 £93 -
Scotland -21 3 £428 +369.78%
South West -28 3 £180 +22.44%
Edinburgh -19 2 £428 +55.45%
Birmingham - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 3
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Midlands - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Wakefield - - - -

Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (28.77%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) CISA
3 13 (17.81%) Information Security
3 13 (17.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (16.44%) Windows
5 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
6 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
6 10 (13.70%) SAP
7 9 (12.33%) CISSP
7 9 (12.33%) Degree
7 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (10.96%) QA
8 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
8 8 (10.96%) UNIX
9 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.59%) Validation
9 7 (9.59%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (8.22%) QiCA
10 6 (8.22%) CISM
10 6 (8.22%) Mainframe
10 6 (8.22%) MS Office
11 5 (6.85%) Internet
11 5 (6.85%) Banking
11 5 (6.85%) IT Governance
12 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (5.48%) Time Management
12 4 (5.48%) Data Validation
12 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared

Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.48%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP R/3
1 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) Broadband
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Local Government
6 1 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (1.37%) German Language
6 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.37%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.37%) FMCG
3 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) UNIX
3 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Information Security
2 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (9.59%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
3 7 (9.59%) Validation
4 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
5 5 (6.85%) IT Governance
6 4 (5.48%) Time Management
6 4 (5.48%) Data Validation
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL
7 3 (4.11%) Service Management
7 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.11%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.11%) Information Management
8 2 (2.74%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (2.74%) Logistics
8 2 (2.74%) QMS
8 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) CISA
2 9 (12.33%) CISSP
2 9 (12.33%) Degree
3 6 (8.22%) CISM
3 6 (8.22%) QiCA
4 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) CRISC
5 3 (4.11%) CIMA
5 3 (4.11%) ACCA
6 2 (2.74%) GIAC
6 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) APMP
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (10.96%) QA
3 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.11%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.74%) COBIT
6 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) SAP
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Ericsson
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago