Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 242 214
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +34
Contract jobs citing CISA 24 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.14% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 1.00% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 29
City of London median daily rate £529 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.82% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £375 £430 £350
90th Percentile £625 £635 £713
Central London median daily rate £540 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -1.91% - +15.79%
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 963 997 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.70% 14.39% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 722 756
City of London median daily rate £480 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +8.61% -
10th Percentile £238 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £489 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.89% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 15
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.03% -1.61% +5.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £16.16
90th Percentile £25.50 £28.15 £41.40
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% +5.67%

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 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 24 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (87.50%) CISM
3 17 (70.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (62.50%) Information Security
6 13 (54.17%) Finance
7 12 (50.00%) GDPR
8 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (37.50%) Degree
10 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
11 7 (29.17%) Data Security
11 7 (29.17%) ITIL
11 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
11 7 (29.17%) HIPAA
12 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
12 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
12 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
12 6 (25.00%) Retail
13 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
13 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (20.83%) McAfee
13 5 (20.83%) CCNA
13 5 (20.83%) Splunk
13 5 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
13 5 (20.83%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
13 5 (20.83%) CyberArk
13 5 (20.83%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

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 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) PABX
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) DataStage
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) French Language
5 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.67%) GDPR Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Information
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Security
7 1 (4.17%) Chief Security Officer
7 1 (4.17%) CIO
7 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Risk Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) HPUX
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (62.50%) Information Security
3 10 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (29.17%) Data Security
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
5 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Data Science
6 5 (20.83%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (20.83%) Threat Intelligence
7 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) OWASP
7 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) CISSP
2 21 (87.50%) CISM
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (12.50%) CRISC
7 2 (8.33%) CISMP
7 2 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (8.33%) ISSMP
7 2 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (4.17%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (50.00%) GDPR
3 7 (29.17%) HIPAA
3 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (4.17%) COBIT
5 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) CyberArk
1 5 (20.83%) ForeScout
1 5 (20.83%) McAfee
1 5 (20.83%) Splunk
2 2 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Unisys
3 1 (4.17%) VMware