The table below looks at the statistics for CISA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CISA over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 513 449 475
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +26
Contract jobs citing CISA 65 108 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 1.19% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 58 41
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£438 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £291 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £582 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10222 9072 7897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.15% 18.62% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 4943 4163
Average daily rate £396 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 428 558
Average hourly rate £19.45 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CISA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CISA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CISA
Daily Rate Trend

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

CISA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CISA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

CISA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CISA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CISA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CISA
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 CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England -68 60 £400 -20.00% 30
London -24 31 £500 - 14
South East -17 18 £375 -28.57% 7
Berkshire +6 9 £375 -28.57% 4
City of London +11 8 £500 -7.83% 5
Reading - 6 £375 -
Manchester -1 4 £600 +9.09%
Surrey -2 4 - - 2
Scotland -7 4 £500 +185.71% 5
North West -13 4 £600 +17.64%
South West -17 3 £245 -5.76% 1
Bristol - 3 £245 -
Glasgow -5 2 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -10 2 - - 3
Edinburgh - 2 £500 - 2
East of England +7 1 £500 +25.78% 3
West Yorkshire -2 1 - - 2
West Midlands -4 1 - - 2
Slough -9 1 £475 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
Luton - 1 £500 -
Wales - 1 £350 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Cardiff - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 2
Bournemouth - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Brentwood - - - -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 160 (79.60%) CISSP
2 139 (69.15%) Information Security
3 125 (62.19%) CISM
4 82 (40.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 63 (31.34%) Risk Management
6 60 (29.85%) Finance
7 59 (29.35%) ITIL
8 45 (22.39%) COBIT
9 43 (21.39%) CRISC
10 40 (19.90%) Management Information System
11 37 (18.41%) Data Protection
12 35 (17.41%) PCI DSS
13 30 (14.93%) Degree
14 28 (13.93%) Banking
15 27 (13.43%) Security Architecture
16 24 (11.94%) Security Management
17 23 (11.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 22 (10.95%) PRINCE2
19 21 (10.45%) Windows
19 21 (10.45%) Business Continuity
20 20 (9.95%) Incident Management
20 20 (9.95%) Project Management
20 20 (9.95%) Information Assurance
21 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (9.45%) GIAC
22 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
22 18 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
23 17 (8.46%) Risk Assessment
23 17 (8.46%) Network Security
23 17 (8.46%) IIS

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 17 (8.46%) IIS
2 8 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) Lync
4 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) MS Office
3 7 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.49%) MS Project
5 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.99%) IaaS
1 4 (1.99%) SaaS
1 4 (1.99%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.46%) Network Security
2 10 (4.98%) Firewall
2 10 (4.98%) Internet
3 7 (3.48%) VPN
4 5 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.00%) DHCP
5 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.00%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.50%) SAN
6 1 (0.50%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) LAN
6 1 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.50%) WAN
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.50%) GCC
2 1 (0.50%) AppScan
2 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 60 (29.85%) Finance
2 28 (13.93%) Banking
3 16 (7.96%) Legal
3 16 (7.96%) Retail
4 11 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.48%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.49%) Games
6 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.49%) Publishing
7 3 (1.49%) Advertising
8 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (23.88%) Analyst
2 47 (23.38%) Consultant
3 42 (20.90%) Security Consultant
4 37 (18.41%) Security Analyst
5 23 (11.44%) Information Analyst
5 23 (11.44%) Information Security Analyst
6 17 (8.46%) Information Security Consultant
7 15 (7.46%) Security Manager
8 14 (6.97%) Architect
8 14 (6.97%) Auditor
8 14 (6.97%) Security Architect
9 11 (5.47%) IT Auditor
9 11 (5.47%) IT Consultant
10 10 (4.98%) IT Security Consultant
10 10 (4.98%) Information Manager
11 9 (4.48%) Information Security Manager
12 8 (3.98%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.98%) Risk Manager
13 7 (3.48%) Information Specialist
13 7 (3.48%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) SailPoint
1 1 (0.50%) .NET
1 1 (0.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.90%) Management Information System
2 19 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.47%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.98%) PKI
5 10 (4.98%) Smart Meter
6 8 (3.98%) Cryptography
6 8 (3.98%) RMADS
7 6 (2.99%) CESG
8 4 (1.99%) PMI
8 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.00%) Statistics
9 2 (1.00%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.00%) FMCG
10 1 (0.50%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) SCADA
10 1 (0.50%) Derivative
10 1 (0.50%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.45%) Windows
2 14 (6.97%) UNIX
3 8 (3.98%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) Solaris
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (69.15%) Information Security
2 63 (31.34%) Risk Management
3 59 (29.35%) ITIL
4 37 (18.41%) Data Protection
5 27 (13.43%) Security Architecture
6 24 (11.94%) Security Management
7 22 (10.95%) PRINCE2
8 21 (10.45%) Business Continuity
9 20 (9.95%) Incident Management
9 20 (9.95%) Project Management
9 20 (9.95%) Information Assurance
10 18 (8.96%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (8.46%) Risk Assessment
12 16 (7.96%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (7.46%) TOGAF
14 14 (6.97%) Information Security Management
15 12 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (5.47%) Information Management
16 11 (5.47%) Security Testing
17 10 (4.98%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.99%) SQL
2 5 (2.49%) LINC
3 3 (1.49%) C
4 2 (1.00%) C#
4 2 (1.00%) Java
4 2 (1.00%) Perl
4 2 (1.00%) Python
4 2 (1.00%) Ruby
5 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 160 (79.60%) CISSP
2 125 (62.19%) CISM
3 43 (21.39%) CRISC
4 30 (14.93%) Degree
5 19 (9.45%) GIAC
6 15 (7.46%) CEH
7 11 (5.47%) Security Cleared
7 11 (5.47%) QiCA
8 9 (4.48%) GSEC
9 8 (3.98%) ISACA
10 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.99%) SSCP
11 6 (2.99%) CCNA
11 6 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (2.99%) ISSAP
11 6 (2.99%) CISMP
12 5 (2.49%) GPEN
12 5 (2.49%) MCP
12 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (40.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (22.39%) COBIT
3 35 (17.41%) PCI DSS
4 23 (11.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (2.99%) BS7799
7 5 (2.49%) SLA
8 4 (1.99%) COSO
9 3 (1.49%) QA
10 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.50%) BS25999
11 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.50%) Snort
3 1 (0.50%) Nmap
3 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.00%) Nessus
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.47%) Oracle
3 11 (5.47%) Cisco
4 10 (4.98%) SAP
5 5 (2.49%) ScanSafe
6 4 (1.99%) VMware
7 3 (1.49%) McAfee
8 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.00%) Juniper
8 2 (1.00%) Dell
8 2 (1.00%) CA
8 2 (1.00%) Sun
8 2 (1.00%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.00%) Qualys
8 2 (1.00%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.50%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.50%) Mitel
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) Websense
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