The table below looks at the statistics for CRISC in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRISC over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
UK
Rank 556 580 572
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing CRISC 39 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.076% 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 10
Median daily rate £550 £700 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £1,000 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £363 £500
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9129 10493 10262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.39% 21.03% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5787 6368 6017
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 498 495
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +93.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.05 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

CRISC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CRISC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CRISC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CRISC
Daily Rate Trend

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

CRISC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CRISC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRISC within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

CRISC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CRISC
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRISC within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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 +15 37 £550 -21.42% 9
London +7 23 £663 -33.75% 6
South East +20 10 £550 +37.50% 1
Berkshire +5 6 £550 -
Bracknell - 6 £550 -
North West +19 4 £450 +38.46%
City of London -13 4 £700 -30.00% 4
Cheshire +25 3 £450 +38.46%
Guildford - 3 £525 -
Surrey - 3 £525 -
Scotland +27 1 - - 1
Glasgow +8 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £725 -
Manchester - 1 £750 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -

CRISC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CRISC 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 CRISC.

1 50 (66.67%) CISSP
2 48 (64.00%) Information Security
3 42 (56.00%) CISM
4 39 (52.00%) Finance
5 34 (45.33%) CISA
6 29 (38.67%) Risk Management
7 27 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (26.67%) Management Information System
9 19 (25.33%) ITIL
10 18 (24.00%) Information Security Management
10 18 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 17 (22.67%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
12 16 (21.33%) Security Management
13 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
14 13 (17.33%) Project Management
15 12 (16.00%) Oracle
15 12 (16.00%) CISMP
15 12 (16.00%) Banking
15 12 (16.00%) Data Protection
16 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity
16 11 (14.67%) Internal Audit
16 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (14.67%) Cisco
17 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
17 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
17 10 (13.33%) SAML
17 10 (13.33%) IT Governance
17 10 (13.33%) COBIT

CRISC
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 3 (4.00%) IIS
1 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Office
1 6 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.67%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (5.33%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (2.67%) 3G
4 2 (2.67%) 4G
4 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) IPsec
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
4 2 (2.67%) SSL
4 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.33%) IPv6
5 1 (1.33%) SS7
5 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 39 (52.00%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Banking
3 10 (13.33%) Retail
4 7 (9.33%) Legal
5 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.00%) French Language
6 3 (4.00%) Local Government
7 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.33%) Billing
8 1 (1.33%) Marketing
8 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Architect
1 26 (34.67%) Security Architect
2 16 (21.33%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Risk Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Risk Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) IT Risk Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Risk Officer
7 3 (4.00%) Information Architect
7 3 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.00%) IT Risk Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Process Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) SAML
2 2 (2.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (5.33%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.67%) CESG
7 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.67%) FMCG
7 2 (2.67%) iSeries
7 2 (2.67%) PKI
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.33%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.33%) Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Equities
8 1 (1.33%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Unix
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.00%) Information Security
2 29 (38.67%) Risk Management
3 19 (25.33%) ITIL
4 18 (24.00%) Information Security Management
5 17 (22.67%) Risk Assessment
6 16 (21.33%) Security Management
7 13 (17.33%) Project Management
8 12 (16.00%) Data Protection
9 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.67%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (14.67%) Internal Audit
9 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.33%) IT Audit
10 10 (13.33%) IT Governance
11 9 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 9 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
12 8 (10.67%) Security Architecture
13 7 (9.33%) Information Assurance
13 7 (9.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 50 (66.67%) CISSP
2 42 (56.00%) CISM
3 34 (45.33%) CISA
4 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
5 14 (18.67%) SC Cleared
6 12 (16.00%) CISMP
7 8 (10.67%) CGEIT
8 6 (8.00%) Degree
9 4 (5.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (5.33%) CLAS
10 3 (4.00%) IISP
10 3 (4.00%) ISEB
11 2 (2.67%) CCNP
11 2 (2.67%) CEH
11 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (2.67%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.67%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (1.33%) ISSMP
12 1 (1.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (24.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (13.33%) COBIT
3 10 (13.33%) PCI DSS
4 5 (6.67%) Basel III
5 3 (4.00%) GDPR
5 3 (4.00%) ISO27002
5 3 (4.00%) QA
6 2 (2.67%) GPG13
6 2 (2.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (2.67%) RMADS
7 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) vCloud
3 1 (1.33%) IAG
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (2.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) Cisco
3 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 10 (13.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix
5 2 (2.67%) Qualys
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (1.33%) Sony