The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Auditor role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Auditor in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Auditor
Rank 576 529 579
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +50
Contract jobs requiring an IT Auditor 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.031% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.034% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Average daily rate £450 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £215 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £465 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -27.27%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

IT Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Auditor in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Auditor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Auditor
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Auditor Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Auditor
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IT Auditor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Auditor
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Auditor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Auditor
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -88 10 £450 +28.57% 1
London -22 7 £475 +18.75%
City of London -15 1 £550 +37.50%
East of England -28 1 - -
South East - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

IT Auditor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Auditor in their job title 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 with IT Auditor in their job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) CISA
3 6 (28.57%) COBIT
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) CISSP
5 4 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (19.05%) QA
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security
5 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) ACCA
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) GIAC
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking

IT Auditor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT Auditor in their job title 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 with IT Auditor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP GRC
1 1 (4.76%) SAP R/3
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) QMS
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.76%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISA
2 4 (19.05%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) ACCA
3 2 (9.52%) GIAC
3 2 (9.52%) CRISC
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) COBIT
2 4 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (19.05%) QA
3 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft