Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 210 238
Rank change year-on-year -37 +28 +31
Contract jobs citing CISA 10 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.51% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.01% 3.26% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 24
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.24% +10.26%
10th Percentile £414 £349 £346
90th Percentile £591 £713 £1,100
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £535
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.87% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 993 1042 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.87% 15.56% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 731 999
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +1.81% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £262
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 28
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +3.54% +20.33%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.23
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £38.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the City of London

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in the City of London

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 6 (60.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Legal
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (30.00%) CRISC
6 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
6 3 (30.00%) IT Audit
7 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (20.00%) GDPR
7 2 (20.00%) SIEM
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) DMZ
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Auditor
3 2 (20.00%) IT Auditor
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Audit Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) GDPR Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
3 3 (30.00%) IT Audit
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CISSP
2 7 (70.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CRISC
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) ISACA
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft