Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CRISC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 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 in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 701 785 768
Rank change year-on-year +84 -17 +47
Contract jobs citing CRISC 96 81 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.087% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 28
England median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £406 £356 £330
90th Percentile £675 £705 £586
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CRISC 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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,868 17,625 17,091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.11% 19.00% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,645 10,530 10,649
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £260
90th Percentile £650 £632 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 696 785 862
England median hourly rate £33.40 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.60% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £49.79 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £33.40 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +33.60% -16.67% -7.69%

CRISC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CRISC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CRISC in England

CRISC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRISC in England

CRISC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRISC in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRISC in England

CRISC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRISC within the England region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. 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
London +58 56 £550 - 1
South East +37 20 £500 -4.76%
East of England +18 7 £588 +13.80%
North of England +9 5 £650 +23.81%
South West -35 4 £538 +115.00%
West Midlands +9 3 £563 - 1
Midlands +7 3 £563 +18.42% 3
North West +18 2 £563 +139.36%
Yorkshire -2 2 £450 -25.00%
North East +9 1 £650 -3.70%
CRISC
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CRISC 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 England region with a requirement for CRISC.

1 83 (86.46%) CISSP
2 73 (76.04%) CISM
3 60 (62.50%) Information Security
4 51 (53.13%) CISA
5 45 (46.88%) Risk Management
6 44 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
7 42 (43.75%) Finance
8 34 (35.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (20.83%) Security Architecture
10 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
11 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (16.67%) IT Audit
12 15 (15.63%) Degree
13 14 (14.58%) Legal
14 13 (13.54%) Security Operations
15 12 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
15 12 (12.50%) COBIT
15 12 (12.50%) PCI DSS
15 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.46%) Risk Assessment
16 11 (11.46%) Network Security
16 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
16 11 (11.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 11 (11.46%) ITIL
16 11 (11.46%) Internal Audit
16 11 (11.46%) GDPR
17 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (10.42%) Project Management
17 10 (10.42%) Back Office
18 8 (8.33%) TOGAF

CRISC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (1.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) IaaS
1 4 (4.17%) SaaS
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Network Security
2 5 (5.21%) Firewall
3 3 (3.13%) Internet
4 2 (2.08%) 3GPP
4 2 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 14 (14.58%) Legal
3 10 (10.42%) Back Office
4 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (7.29%) Banking
6 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.04%) Publishing
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Consultant
2 21 (21.88%) Security Consultant
3 20 (20.83%) Information Security Consultant
4 15 (15.63%) Head of Security
5 14 (14.58%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 12 (12.50%) Architect
6 12 (12.50%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.38%) Security Manager
7 9 (9.38%) Security Specialist
8 7 (7.29%) Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Head of Payments
9 6 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Risk Manager
10 5 (5.21%) CISSP Architect
10 5 (5.21%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.17%) Information Security Specialist
11 4 (4.17%) Security Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Security Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.17%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) PKI
4 3 (3.13%) Cybercrime
4 3 (3.13%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.08%) Fintech
5 2 (2.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) Derivative
6 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (62.50%) Information Security
2 45 (46.88%) Risk Management
3 44 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (20.83%) Security Architecture
5 16 (16.67%) IT Audit
5 16 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.54%) Security Operations
7 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (11.46%) Computer Science
8 11 (11.46%) Internal Audit
8 11 (11.46%) ITIL
8 11 (11.46%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (10.42%) Project Management
10 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.33%) Security Management
10 8 (8.33%) SIEM
10 8 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.29%) SABSA
11 7 (7.29%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 83 (86.46%) CISSP
2 73 (76.04%) CISM
3 51 (53.13%) CISA
4 15 (15.63%) Degree
5 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.21%) CCIE
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.21%) ISACA
7 4 (4.17%) SANS
7 4 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (3.13%) CEH
8 3 (3.13%) CGEIT
8 3 (3.13%) EnCE
8 3 (3.13%) GCED
8 3 (3.13%) GSEC
8 3 (3.13%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (2.08%) CSSLP
9 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (35.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (12.50%) COBIT
2 12 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 11 (11.46%) GDPR
3 11 (11.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (6.25%) ISO 9001
5 5 (5.21%) QA
6 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (2.08%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (2.08%) SLA
8 1 (1.04%) COSO
8 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.04%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 3 (3.13%) EnCase
1 3 (3.13%) FTK
Vendors
1 5 (5.21%) SAP
2 4 (4.17%) CyberArk
2 4 (4.17%) JD Edwards
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco
4 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.04%) Splunk
4 1 (1.04%) Symantec