The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CISA 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% - 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% - 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £375
% change year-on-year -1.09% +21.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £46.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +42.39% -32.35%  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 76 131 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.50% 22.59% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 90
Median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Median hourly rate £26.70 - £31.70
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in Glasgow

CISA
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CISA.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CRISC
2 4 (80.00%) CGEIT
2 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) MOS
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CRISC
2 4 (80.00%) CGEIT
3 1 (20.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft