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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
UK
Rank 582 615 595
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Contract jobs citing CRISC 19 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.041% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 10
Median daily rate £475 £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £448 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £655 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £609
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £68.00

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
9480 10888 10560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.84% 21.27% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6106 6780 6048
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 426 485
Median hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +79.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 2017.

CRISC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CRISC
Top 18 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 27 February 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 +6 15 £488 - 11
London +12 7 £425 -10.52% 5
South East +19 4 £538 - 3
Wales - 3 £350 -
South Wales - 3 £350 -
Cardiff - 3 £350 -
Berkshire +11 2 £550 - 2
Bracknell - 2 £550 -
York - 2 £475 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Surrey - 2 £500 - 1
Guildford - 2 £500 -
East of England - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £450 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £500 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Ipswich - 1 £500 -

CRISC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 44 (61.97%) CISSP
2 43 (60.56%) Information Security
3 40 (56.34%) CISM
4 33 (46.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (45.07%) CISA
6 31 (43.66%) Finance
7 21 (29.58%) Risk Management
8 18 (25.35%) Information Security Management
8 18 (25.35%) Management Information System
9 16 (22.54%) Security Management
10 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
11 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
11 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
11 14 (19.72%) ITIL
11 14 (19.72%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (18.31%) IT Governance
13 12 (16.90%) Banking
13 12 (16.90%) Project Management
13 12 (16.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (14.08%) Oracle
14 10 (14.08%) Retail
14 10 (14.08%) CISMP
14 10 (14.08%) Data Protection
14 10 (14.08%) IT Audit
15 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.68%) Degree
15 9 (12.68%) CGEIT
15 9 (12.68%) Risk Assessment

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 2 (2.82%) IIS
1 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.82%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.41%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (11.27%) NetScaler
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Banking
3 10 (14.08%) Retail
4 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Architect
1 22 (30.99%) Security Architect
2 20 (28.17%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Risk Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Security Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) IT Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Information Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) IT Risk Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Risk Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Risk Officer
9 3 (4.23%) Information Security Architect
9 3 (4.23%) IT Risk Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Security Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) SAML
2 2 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.63%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) FMCG
5 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.82%) iSeries
6 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.41%) Blog
7 1 (1.41%) BYOD
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.41%) Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Unix
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (60.56%) Information Security
2 21 (29.58%) Risk Management
3 18 (25.35%) Information Security Management
4 16 (22.54%) Security Management
5 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (19.72%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (19.72%) ITIL
7 13 (18.31%) IT Governance
7 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (16.90%) Project Management
9 10 (14.08%) Data Protection
9 10 (14.08%) IT Audit
10 9 (12.68%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (11.27%) ERP
11 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
12 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.86%) Information Assurance
12 7 (9.86%) Internal Audit
12 7 (9.86%) ISMS
12 7 (9.86%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) CISSP
2 40 (56.34%) CISM
3 32 (45.07%) CISA
4 14 (19.72%) SC Cleared
4 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.08%) CISMP
6 9 (12.68%) CGEIT
6 9 (12.68%) Degree
7 3 (4.23%) CEH
7 3 (4.23%) ISEB
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.82%) IISP
9 1 (1.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (1.41%) CCNP
9 1 (1.41%) CCSP
9 1 (1.41%) CLAS
9 1 (1.41%) ISSMP
9 1 (1.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (46.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (21.13%) PCI DSS
3 12 (16.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (9.86%) COBIT
4 7 (9.86%) GDPR
5 4 (5.63%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (5.63%) PMO
6 2 (2.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (2.82%) GPG13
6 2 (2.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (2.82%) ISO27002
6 2 (2.82%) RMADS
7 1 (1.41%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.41%) ISO27005
7 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.27%) Cisco
2 8 (11.27%) Palo Alto
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
4 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.82%) Sybase
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards