The table below looks at the statistics for ISACA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISACA over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
Rank 607 582 596
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Contract jobs citing ISACA 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.004% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.022% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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
11049 8997 10181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6157 5026 5263
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 430 615
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

ISACA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ISACA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISACA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISACA
Daily Rate Trend

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

ISACA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISACA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISACA within the UK.

ISACA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISACA
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISACA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -26 6 £420 -6.66% 3
London -1 4 £435 - 1
City of London - 1 £450 - 1
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1

ISACA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISACA 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 ISACA.

1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (20.00%) Online Games
6 2 (20.00%) GSEC
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (20.00%) CCSE
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) COBIT
6 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) ISMS

ISACA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ISACA 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 ISACA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (20.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISMS
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) GIAC
4 2 (20.00%) CCSA
4 2 (20.00%) GSEC
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (10.00%) BS25999
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Juniper
1 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft