The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Auditor featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Auditor
UK
Rank 566 597 604
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Auditor 15 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.044% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £349 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £508 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-63.75% +14.28%
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Auditor
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Auditor in the job title.

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 22 January 2017.

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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +33 15 £450 +12.50% 2
London +8 12 £450 +12.50% 2
South East +14 2 - -
City of London -3 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 £145 -

IT Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT Auditor contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring IT Auditor in the job title.

1 26 (86.67%) IT Audit
2 20 (66.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (36.67%) Banking
4 9 (30.00%) CISA
5 7 (23.33%) COBIT
6 6 (20.00%) ACCA
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (16.67%) Information Security
7 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 5 (16.67%) QA
7 5 (16.67%) Coaching
7 5 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (13.33%) Internal Audit
8 4 (13.33%) SAP GRC
8 4 (13.33%) IMAP
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.33%) Unix
8 4 (13.33%) CISSP
9 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (10.00%) Misys
9 3 (10.00%) Hyperion
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.00%) Security Management
9 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (10.00%) HFM
9 3 (10.00%) Online Banking

IT Auditor Skill Set
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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP GRC
2 3 (10.00%) HFM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) IMAP
2 1 (3.33%) BGP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Equities
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Tandem
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) IT Audit
2 5 (16.67%) Coaching
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (13.33%) Internal Audit
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) CAE
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) R
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISA
2 6 (20.00%) ACCA
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 4 (13.33%) CISSP
5 2 (6.67%) CIMA
5 2 (6.67%) CISM
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) CFA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.33%) GSEC
6 1 (3.33%) MBA
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (23.33%) COBIT
3 5 (16.67%) QA
4 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (6.67%) ISO27002
6 1 (3.33%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (3.33%) ISO22301
6 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Misys
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) FireEye
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Unisys