Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 142 154
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +25
Contract jobs citing CISA 7 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 2.49% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £513 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +5.13% -
10th Percentile £428 £419 £359
90th Percentile £528 £588 £546
South East median daily rate £538 £500 £430
% change year-on-year +7.50% +16.28% +16.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £67.00 - -

CISA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 771 885 1,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.66% 22.18% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 401 563
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £199 £223 £248
90th Percentile £548 £588 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 60
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.59% +8.00% -59.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.15 £38.90 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year +72.97% -15.91% -

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Berkshire

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CISA in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in Berkshire

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -7 2 £525 -2.33%
Reading -8 2 £456 -23.96% 2
Slough -6 1 - -
CISA
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (57.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) GDPR
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
6 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
6 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
6 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
6 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
4 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley