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 8 December 2016 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Rank 474 512 534
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Contract jobs citing CISA 147 133 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.17% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 47
Median daily rate £400 £535 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.23% +12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £1,000 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £535 £450
% change year-on-year
-27.57% +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 £32.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+118.75% -32.63%

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
10173 11414 11714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.44% 20.67% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6892 6680
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 560 556
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +58.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

CISA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CISA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 143 £400 -25.58% 45
London -16 71 £450 -17.05% 24
South West +40 25 £363 - 2
East of England +7 13 £300 -42.85% 2
South East +36 12 £430 -28.33% 3
Wiltshire - 12 £406 -
North West +12 10 £638 +30.76% 8
Essex +12 9 £300 +23.96%
Dorset +7 9 £363 -
City of London -20 8 £575 -42.50% 6
Yorkshire +16 7 £413 -1.78% 2
Swindon - 5 £413 -
Poole - 5 £363 -
Chippenham - 5 £300 -
Scotland +13 4 - - 2
Merseyside +5 4 - - 5
Glasgow +4 4 - -
West Yorkshire +21 3 - - 2
Leeds +14 3 - - 2
Hertfordshire +2 3 £700 +47.36% 1
Bristol - 3 £350 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £700 -
Witham - 3 £250 -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Hampshire +25 2 £370 - 1
Cheshire +14 2 £450 +38.46% 1
Berkshire +12 2 £500 - 1
Liverpool +9 2 - - 5
Surrey +9 2 £430 -19.62% 1
Nottingham +2 2 - -

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CISA.

1 253 (84.62%) CISSP
2 204 (68.23%) Information Security
3 191 (63.88%) CISM
4 110 (36.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 101 (33.78%) Finance
6 77 (25.75%) Risk Management
7 62 (20.74%) IT Audit
8 60 (20.07%) Management Information System
9 54 (18.06%) PCI DSS
10 50 (16.72%) ITIL
11 47 (15.72%) Project Management
12 46 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
13 44 (14.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 43 (14.38%) Degree
15 40 (13.38%) CRISC
15 40 (13.38%) Data Protection
16 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (12.71%) COBIT
16 38 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (12.71%) Security Management
17 31 (10.37%) Banking
17 31 (10.37%) Information Security Management
18 30 (10.03%) PRINCE2
19 29 (9.70%) Vulnerability Management
20 28 (9.36%) Firewall
20 28 (9.36%) Risk Assessment
20 28 (9.36%) Penetration Testing
21 25 (8.36%) Security Operations
22 24 (8.03%) Incident Management
23 23 (7.69%) Retail

CISA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.01%) Confluence
3 4 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.34%) IIS
3 4 (1.34%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.68%) MS Office
3 5 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.67%) Office 365
3 4 (1.34%) Yammer
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.67%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.36%) Firewall
2 23 (7.69%) Network Security
3 13 (4.35%) LDAP
4 10 (3.34%) WAN
5 9 (3.01%) LAN
6 7 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.34%) Kerberos
7 6 (2.01%) SAN
8 5 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (1.67%) DNS
8 5 (1.67%) FTP
8 5 (1.67%) HTTP
8 5 (1.67%) SSH
8 5 (1.67%) SSL
8 5 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.67%) VPN
9 4 (1.34%) Internet
10 3 (1.00%) DMZ
10 3 (1.00%) Wireless
11 2 (0.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.67%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.33%) Big Data
5 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.33%) QlikView
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) JIRA
General
1 101 (33.78%) Finance
2 31 (10.37%) Banking
3 23 (7.69%) Retail
4 18 (6.02%) Legal
5 9 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.68%) French Language
7 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.67%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) German Language
11 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (25.08%) Consultant
2 74 (24.75%) Analyst
3 67 (22.41%) Security Consultant
4 51 (17.06%) Security Analyst
5 32 (10.70%) Information Security Consultant
6 29 (9.70%) Architect
7 26 (8.70%) Security Architect
8 24 (8.03%) Information Analyst
8 24 (8.03%) Information Security Analyst
9 18 (6.02%) IT Consultant
10 17 (5.69%) IT Analyst
11 16 (5.35%) IT Manager
11 16 (5.35%) IT Security Consultant
11 16 (5.35%) Risk Manager
12 15 (5.02%) Business Analyst
13 14 (4.68%) CISSP Analyst
13 14 (4.68%) IT Security Analyst
14 12 (4.01%) Compliance Manager
14 12 (4.01%) Security Officer
15 11 (3.68%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.34%) SAML
2 4 (1.34%) COM
2 4 (1.34%) Middleware
3 3 (1.00%) J2EE
4 2 (0.67%) .NET
5 1 (0.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 60 (20.07%) Management Information System
2 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.68%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (3.34%) CESG
6 9 (3.01%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.68%) PKI
8 6 (2.01%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.34%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.00%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.00%) Economics
11 3 (1.00%) PMI
11 3 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.67%) FMCG
12 2 (0.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.02%) Linux
2 14 (4.68%) Windows
3 13 (4.35%) Unix
4 2 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (68.23%) Information Security
2 77 (25.75%) Risk Management
3 62 (20.74%) IT Audit
4 50 (16.72%) ITIL
5 47 (15.72%) Project Management
6 46 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 40 (13.38%) Data Protection
8 38 (12.71%) Security Management
8 38 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (10.37%) Information Security Management
10 30 (10.03%) PRINCE2
11 29 (9.70%) Vulnerability Management
12 28 (9.36%) Penetration Testing
12 28 (9.36%) Risk Assessment
13 25 (8.36%) Security Operations
14 24 (8.03%) Incident Management
15 23 (7.69%) ISMS
16 21 (7.02%) SIEM
17 20 (6.69%) Identity Access Management
18 18 (6.02%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.01%) SQL
2 9 (3.01%) Java
3 7 (2.34%) Python
4 5 (1.67%) Perl
4 5 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.67%) VB
5 3 (1.00%) C#
6 2 (0.67%) C
6 2 (0.67%) C++
6 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
7 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 253 (84.62%) CISSP
2 191 (63.88%) CISM
3 43 (14.38%) Degree
4 40 (13.38%) CRISC
5 19 (6.35%) PCI QSA
6 18 (6.02%) GIAC
7 17 (5.69%) CEH
8 14 (4.68%) CompTIA Security+
8 14 (4.68%) Security Cleared
8 14 (4.68%) Security+ Certification
9 12 (4.01%) SANS
10 11 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (3.34%) GSEC
11 10 (3.34%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.34%) CCNP
12 7 (2.34%) CGEIT
12 7 (2.34%) IIBA
12 7 (2.34%) IISP
12 7 (2.34%) ISEB
13 6 (2.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (36.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (18.06%) PCI DSS
3 44 (14.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 38 (12.71%) COBIT
5 18 (6.02%) QA
6 6 (2.01%) ISO27002
7 5 (1.67%) Basel III
8 3 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.67%) BS25999
9 2 (0.67%) BS7799
9 2 (0.67%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.67%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.33%) MiFID
10 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.68%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) IAG
Systems Management
1 8 (2.68%) EnCase
2 3 (1.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 23 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.68%) Cisco
2 14 (4.68%) Oracle
3 12 (4.01%) Cyber-Ark
4 9 (3.01%) SAP
5 8 (2.68%) Cellebrite
6 6 (2.01%) ArcSight
6 6 (2.01%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.01%) Varonis
7 5 (1.67%) FireEye
7 5 (1.67%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.34%) Citrix
8 4 (1.34%) Infor
8 4 (1.34%) Qualys
8 4 (1.34%) Splunk
9 3 (1.00%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.00%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.67%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.67%) Sybase
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