Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 440 722 785
Rank change year-on-year +282 +63 -10
Contract jobs citing CRISC 37 77 89
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.095% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 58
Median daily rate £470 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% +4.55% +10.55%
10th Percentile £263 £398 £382
90th Percentile £595 £750 £725
UK median daily rate £485 £573 £550
% change year-on-year -15.29% +4.09% +10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.84% -
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 £67.00
% change year-on-year - -32.84% -

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 6,646 15,894 17,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 25.77% 19.55% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,059 9,745 10,329
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.76%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 710 882
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.95 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.64% +49.79% -12.73%
10th Percentile £17.65 £13.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £64.50 £61.26 £51.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.84 £24.17
% change year-on-year -4.99% +52.44% -16.67%

CRISC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CRISC in England

CRISC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CRISC in England.

Daily rate trend for CRISC in England

CRISC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CRISC in England over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

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 19 September 2020. 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 +210 17 £425 -32.00% 3
South East +184 13 £500 -17.53%
North of England +128 4 £613 +58.06% 4
North West +93 2 £550 +4.76%
East of England +88 2 £325 -44.68%
Yorkshire +86 2 £675 +170.00% 4
CRISC
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 36 (97.30%) CISM
3 33 (89.19%) Information Security
4 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (45.95%) Risk Management
6 16 (43.24%) CISA
7 15 (40.54%) NIST
8 13 (35.14%) GDPR
8 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (32.43%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) Legal
10 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
11 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
11 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
11 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
11 8 (21.62%) COBIT
11 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
11 8 (21.62%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (21.62%) NCSC
12 7 (18.92%) Due Diligence
12 7 (18.92%) Degree
12 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
13 6 (16.22%) AWS
13 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
13 6 (16.22%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (13.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 5 (13.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
14 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
14 5 (13.51%) CISMP
15 4 (10.81%) Active Directory

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 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.41%) Azure
4 2 (5.41%) GitHub
5 1 (2.70%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) Skype
3 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Big Data
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.70%) Power BI
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket Server
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) GitLab
1 2 (5.41%) Snyk
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Consultant
2 19 (51.35%) Security Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Security Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Compliance Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Compliance Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) ModSecurity
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) CESG
3 1 (2.70%) Cyberattack
3 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Information Security
2 17 (45.95%) Risk Management
3 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (24.32%) Data Protection
5 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
6 7 (18.92%) Due Diligence
6 7 (18.92%) Security Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security Management
8 4 (10.81%) ISMS
8 4 (10.81%) Open Source
8 4 (10.81%) Security Management
8 4 (10.81%) Security Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) CISSP
2 36 (97.30%) CISM
3 16 (43.24%) CISA
4 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) Degree
6 6 (16.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
7 5 (13.51%) CISMP
7 5 (13.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 2 (5.41%) AWS Certification
8 2 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (2.70%) CEH
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.70%) ISSAP
9 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (54.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (40.54%) NIST
3 13 (35.14%) GDPR
4 8 (21.62%) COBIT
4 8 (21.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (21.62%) NCSC
4 8 (21.62%) PCI DSS
5 5 (13.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (8.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (8.11%) JSP 440
6 3 (8.11%) NIST 800
6 3 (8.11%) RMADS
7 1 (2.70%) COSO
7 1 (2.70%) ITGC
7 1 (2.70%) PMO
7 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Terraform
2 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
2 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
2 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle