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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ISACA Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
Rank 581 563 574
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing CRISC 48 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.034% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.20% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £408 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £765 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
11635 9042 10176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.97% 17.17% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6551 5129 5286
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 506 386 585
Average hourly rate £19.91 £18.37 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.41% -19.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CRISC
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CRISC within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

CRISC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CRISC
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRISC within the UK over the 3 months to 20 October 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 -1 45 £500 - 5
London +25 19 £470 -10.47% 3
South East 0 18 £500 +100.00%
City of London +27 7 £375 -28.57% 2
Berkshire +16 5 £600 -
Manchester -6 4 £500 -
North West -9 4 £500 -
East of England - 3 £375 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £500 -
Glasgow - 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 £600 -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Slough - 1 - -
Warwick - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Midlands - - - -

CRISC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CRISC 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 CRISC.

1 59 (93.65%) CISSP
2 56 (88.89%) CISM
3 43 (68.25%) Information Security
4 39 (61.90%) CISA
5 32 (50.79%) Risk Management
6 27 (42.86%) ITIL
7 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
9 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
10 21 (33.33%) Finance
11 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (28.57%) Data Protection
13 17 (26.98%) Banking
14 16 (25.40%) GIAC
15 12 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (19.05%) IIS
15 12 (19.05%) Business Continuity
16 11 (17.46%) Degree
16 11 (17.46%) COBIT
17 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
17 10 (15.87%) Risk Analysis
17 10 (15.87%) Penetration Testing
17 10 (15.87%) Change Control
18 9 (14.29%) Retail
19 8 (12.70%) OWASP
19 8 (12.70%) Data Protection Act
19 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
20 7 (11.11%) Legal
20 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
20 7 (11.11%) Project Management

CRISC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CRISC 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 CRISC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (19.05%) IIS
2 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Retail
4 7 (11.11%) Legal
5 6 (9.52%) Advertising
6 5 (7.94%) Games
6 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 2 (3.17%) Publishing
8 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.59%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Consultant
2 18 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 17 (26.98%) Security Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Information Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Risk Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Information Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Information Risk Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Head of Security
8 3 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Officer
8 3 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Security Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
1 8 (12.70%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Derivative
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) UNIX
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (68.25%) Information Security
2 32 (50.79%) Risk Management
3 27 (42.86%) ITIL
4 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
5 19 (30.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (28.57%) Data Protection
7 12 (19.05%) Business Continuity
7 12 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (15.87%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Incident Management
8 10 (15.87%) Risk Analysis
8 10 (15.87%) Change Control
9 8 (12.70%) OWASP
10 7 (11.11%) CRAMM
10 7 (11.11%) Information Management
10 7 (11.11%) Project Management
11 5 (7.94%) Six Sigma
11 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.94%) Security Management
11 5 (7.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (93.65%) CISSP
2 56 (88.89%) CISM
3 39 (61.90%) CISA
4 16 (25.40%) GIAC
5 11 (17.46%) Degree
6 4 (6.35%) CCNA
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.17%) QiCA
8 1 (1.59%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.59%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) ISSMP
8 1 (1.59%) MCITP
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.59%) MCSE
8 1 (1.59%) MCSA
8 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 11 (17.46%) COBIT
4 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) RACF
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Dell
4 1 (1.59%) Mitel
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