Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 92 108
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing CISA 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.22% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 1.76% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Cheshire median daily rate - - £325
North West median daily rate £550 £600 £563
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 197 227 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.75% 15.59% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 145 187
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +8.84%
10th Percentile £216 £159 £275
90th Percentile £549 £675 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.18% -0.97%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.43 £15.92
90th Percentile £31.50 £52.75 £27.50
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +48.10% -13.99% +54.53%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CISA in Cheshire

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in Cheshire

CISA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Chester +12 1 - -
CISA
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CISA.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Governance Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005