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 3 months to 26 June 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 148 187
Rank change year-on-year -17 +39  
Contract jobs citing CISA 4 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.51% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 3.05% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 16
Median daily rate £625 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £436 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £454
% change year-on-year +5.55% -0.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.95 -
% change year-on-year -4.06% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 475 557 769
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.32% 16.75% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 416 570
Median daily rate £475 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 18
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.89 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% -14.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £93.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing CISA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (30.00%) COBIT
5 2 (20.00%) PMI
5 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) CMMI
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (10.00%) CRISC
6 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Varonis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) CIMA
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

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%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Auditor
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) IT Auditor
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
1 1 (10.00%) Servlets
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CIMA
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) CSSLP
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) OCA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (10.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec
1 1 (10.00%) Varonis
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