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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 508 473 484
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Contract jobs citing CISA 84 97 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 1.05% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 53
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£475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £579 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -

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
11109 9220 8729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.48% 18.01% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6529 5132 4572
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 401 602
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 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 -45 79 £475 - 22
London -2 40 £475 -5.00% 14
South East -23 21 £425 +9.67% 4
Berkshire +9 16 £400 -23.80% 3
City of London +10 14 £375 -25.00% 3
Reading - 8 £388 -
East of England - 8 £375 -
Glasgow -1 5 - - 2
Scotland -4 5 - - 2
Yorkshire -10 4 - - 1
South West -25 4 £513 +28.12% 1
Essex - 4 £600 -
Slough -2 3 £475 -
Manchester -11 3 - -
North West -16 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire -15 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -16 2 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
High Wycombe - 2 £475 -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
Surrey -10 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Luton - 1 £500 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £550 -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 163 (79.51%) CISSP
2 144 (70.24%) Information Security
3 122 (59.51%) CISM
4 79 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 62 (30.24%) Finance
6 61 (29.76%) ITIL
7 54 (26.34%) Risk Management
8 45 (21.95%) Management Information System
9 39 (19.02%) CRISC
10 36 (17.56%) COBIT
11 35 (17.07%) Data Protection
12 33 (16.10%) Degree
13 31 (15.12%) PCI DSS
14 30 (14.63%) Banking
15 28 (13.66%) PRINCE2
16 27 (13.17%) Security Architecture
17 24 (11.71%) Project Management
18 23 (11.22%) Security Management
18 23 (11.22%) Business Continuity
19 22 (10.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 22 (10.73%) Microsoft
20 21 (10.24%) GIAC
20 21 (10.24%) Information Assurance
21 20 (9.76%) Incident Management
22 19 (9.27%) Windows
23 18 (8.78%) Legal
23 18 (8.78%) Penetration Testing
23 18 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
24 17 (8.29%) Network Security
24 17 (8.29%) IIS

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (8.29%) IIS
2 8 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.46%) CMS
3 3 (1.46%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (6.34%) MS Office
2 11 (5.37%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.90%) MS Project
4 5 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) SaaS
1 4 (1.95%) PaaS
1 4 (1.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.29%) Network Security
2 11 (5.37%) Internet
3 10 (4.88%) Firewall
4 7 (3.41%) VPN
5 6 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.46%) Intranet
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
7 2 (0.98%) DHCP
7 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.49%) LAN
8 1 (0.49%) VoIP
8 1 (0.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.49%) SAN
8 1 (0.49%) Wireless
8 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.49%) GCC
2 1 (0.49%) Toad
2 1 (0.49%) AppScan
General
1 62 (30.24%) Finance
2 30 (14.63%) Banking
3 18 (8.78%) Legal
4 16 (7.80%) Retail
5 12 (5.85%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.37%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.41%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.44%) Publishing
8 5 (2.44%) Games
9 3 (1.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.98%) Marketing
11 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (22.44%) Analyst
2 45 (21.95%) Consultant
3 39 (19.02%) Security Consultant
4 35 (17.07%) Security Analyst
5 22 (10.73%) Information Analyst
5 22 (10.73%) Information Security Analyst
6 20 (9.76%) Security Manager
7 18 (8.78%) Information Security Consultant
8 17 (8.29%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.83%) Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Security Architect
9 14 (6.83%) Auditor
10 13 (6.34%) Information Security Manager
10 13 (6.34%) Information Manager
11 12 (5.85%) IT Auditor
12 11 (5.37%) IT Consultant
13 10 (4.88%) IT Security Consultant
13 10 (4.88%) Security Specialist
13 10 (4.88%) Information Specialist
14 9 (4.39%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) J2EE
1 1 (0.49%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.37%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (4.39%) PMI
6 8 (3.90%) RMADS
7 7 (3.41%) PKI
7 7 (3.41%) Smart Meter
8 6 (2.93%) CESG
9 5 (2.44%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.95%) Economics
11 3 (1.46%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.98%) FMCG
13 1 (0.49%) SCADA
13 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.49%) Derivative
13 1 (0.49%) CESG CLAS
13 1 (0.49%) Tandem
13 1 (0.49%) EMV
13 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.27%) Windows
2 13 (6.34%) UNIX
3 9 (4.39%) Linux
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (70.24%) Information Security
2 61 (29.76%) ITIL
3 54 (26.34%) Risk Management
4 35 (17.07%) Data Protection
5 28 (13.66%) PRINCE2
6 27 (13.17%) Security Architecture
7 24 (11.71%) Project Management
8 23 (11.22%) Security Management
8 23 (11.22%) Business Continuity
9 21 (10.24%) Information Assurance
10 20 (9.76%) Incident Management
11 18 (8.78%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (7.32%) TOGAF
13 14 (6.83%) Information Security Management
13 14 (6.83%) Service Management
14 12 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (5.37%) Cyber Security
16 10 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
17 9 (4.39%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.44%) LINC
2 4 (1.95%) SQL
3 3 (1.46%) C
4 2 (0.98%) C#
4 2 (0.98%) Python
4 2 (0.98%) Ruby
4 2 (0.98%) Perl
5 1 (0.49%) C++
5 1 (0.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 163 (79.51%) CISSP
2 122 (59.51%) CISM
3 39 (19.02%) CRISC
4 33 (16.10%) Degree
5 21 (10.24%) GIAC
6 15 (7.32%) CEH
7 12 (5.85%) QiCA
8 10 (4.88%) PMP
8 10 (4.88%) PMI Certification
9 9 (4.39%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (3.90%) CISMP
11 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.93%) GSEC
12 6 (2.93%) ACCA
12 6 (2.93%) CCNA
12 6 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (2.44%) ISACA
13 5 (2.44%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (38.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (17.56%) COBIT
3 31 (15.12%) PCI DSS
4 22 (10.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (2.93%) BS7799
7 5 (2.44%) QA
8 4 (1.95%) SLA
9 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.98%) BS25999
9 2 (0.98%) COSO
10 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.98%) Snort
4 1 (0.49%) Nmap
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.98%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.83%) Oracle
3 12 (5.85%) Cisco
4 10 (4.88%) SAP
5 5 (2.44%) ScanSafe
6 4 (1.95%) VMware
7 3 (1.46%) Juniper
8 2 (0.98%) CA
8 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.98%) McAfee
8 2 (0.98%) Sun
8 2 (0.98%) Dell
8 2 (0.98%) Tripwire
8 2 (0.98%) Qualys
8 2 (0.98%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.49%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.49%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.49%) F5
9 1 (0.49%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.49%) Mitel
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