The table below looks at the statistics for QiCA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QiCA over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
Rank - 644 595
Contract jobs citing QiCA 0 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.018% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £186
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11621 10908 10315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.48% 19.15% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7257 6503 5836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 542 453
Median hourly rate £29.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £51.24 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

QiCA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing QiCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

QiCA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QiCA
Daily Rate Trend

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

QiCA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QiCA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

QiCA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

QiCA
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) IT Audit
2 3 (75.00%) RSA Archer
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) IISP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) SmartSuite
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA

QiCA
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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) SmartSuite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Audit Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) IT Audit
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) IISP
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ACCA
3 1 (25.00%) CIPFA
3 1 (25.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) RSA Archer