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 18 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
Rank 602 565 538
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -27
Contract jobs citing QiCA 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.044% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£380 £352 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £341 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £362 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £352 -
% change year-on-year
+20.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
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
11413 9164 8889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 17.73% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6633 5091 4657
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 394 612
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -21.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

QiCA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QiCA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QiCA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -27 6 £380 +8.10% 3
London +24 3 £335 - 1
South East - 2 £425 -
City of London +11 1 £335 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1

QiCA
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing QiCA 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 QiCA.

1 12 (100.00%) CISA
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) ACCA
3 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (8.33%) CIPFA
5 1 (8.33%) CIMA
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG

QiCA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Business One
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Auditor
2 6 (50.00%) IT Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Security Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Information Management
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CISA
2 5 (41.67%) ACCA
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CIPFA
4 1 (8.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
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