Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 223 201
Rank change year-on-year 0 -22 +41
Contract jobs citing CISA 31 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.16% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.34% 1.13% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 27
City of London median daily rate £563 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £425 £488 £423
90th Percentile £813 £688 £713
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
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 929 883 1,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.44% 14.23% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 602 744
City of London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £700 £644 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 12
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.89 £26.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.56% -32.86% +36.62%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.75 £16.16
90th Percentile £39.48 £25.04 £80.73
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.83 £26.64
% change year-on-year +4.89% -33.08% +36.62%

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 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 23 (74.19%) CISM
3 22 (70.97%) Information Security
4 19 (61.29%) Finance
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (32.26%) Banking
7 10 (32.26%) GDPR
8 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
9 7 (22.58%) Legal
9 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
9 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
9 7 (22.58%) CRISC
10 6 (19.35%) SIEM
10 6 (19.35%) COBIT
10 6 (19.35%) Project Management
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) Security Management
11 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
11 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (12.90%) CyberArk
12 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (12.90%) MiFID
12 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Legal
4 4 (12.90%) Advertising
4 4 (12.90%) Publishing
5 2 (6.45%) Retail
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Security Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Security Officer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Head of Information
3 5 (16.13%) Head of Information Security
3 5 (16.13%) Head of Security
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Compliance Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security Officer
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.68%) IT Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) IT Security Officer
5 3 (9.68%) Security Compliance Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Chief Security Officer
6 2 (6.45%) CIO
6 2 (6.45%) Information Officer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.23%) Fintech
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Information Security
2 13 (41.94%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (41.94%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Business Continuity
4 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) SIEM
6 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Security Management
6 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Change Management
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (9.68%) Information Management
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C++
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (96.77%) CISSP
2 23 (74.19%) CISM
3 7 (22.58%) CRISC
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (9.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (6.45%) CCNA
7 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (6.45%) GIAC
7 2 (6.45%) ISACA
7 2 (6.45%) SANS
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (3.23%) ACCA
8 1 (3.23%) CEH
8 1 (3.23%) CSSLP
8 1 (3.23%) GSSP-.NET
8 1 (3.23%) GSSP-JAVA
8 1 (3.23%) GWAPT
8 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (32.26%) GDPR
3 6 (19.35%) COBIT
4 4 (12.90%) MiFID
5 2 (6.45%) HIPAA
5 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (3.23%) QA
6 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) CyberArk
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) AlienVault
3 2 (6.45%) ForeScout
3 2 (6.45%) McAfee
3 2 (6.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase