The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 376 360 338
Rank change year-on-year -16 -22  
Contract jobs citing CISA 36 68 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 1.85% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 75
Median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £326 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £700 £650
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3388 3669 3639
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.57% 16.93% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2216 2547 2335
Median daily rate £475 £454 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +6.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 44 94
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £24.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -22.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 London

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in London

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in London

CISA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISA in London

CISA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 4 £625 +19.04% 1
Canary Wharf +4 1 £500 -25.92%
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for CISA.

1 68 (83.95%) CISSP
2 47 (58.02%) CISM
3 37 (45.68%) Information Security
4 27 (33.33%) Finance
5 26 (32.10%) Risk Management
6 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (29.63%) Degree
7 20 (24.69%) IT Audit
8 19 (23.46%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (23.46%) PCI DSS
9 17 (20.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 16 (19.75%) Banking
10 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (18.52%) ITIL
12 14 (17.28%) Java
13 13 (16.05%) SIEM
14 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
15 11 (13.58%) SDLC
16 10 (12.35%) GDPR
16 10 (12.35%) Security Management
16 10 (12.35%) SaaS
16 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (12.35%) Data Protection
17 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
17 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
17 9 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
17 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (11.11%) Firewall
17 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
17 9 (11.11%) CRISC

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (9.88%) Apache
2 7 (8.64%) Apache Solr
2 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.64%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.41%) JBoss
3 6 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.17%) Mule
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.47%) CMS
7 2 (2.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (12.35%) SaaS
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) IaaS
4 4 (4.94%) PaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Firewall
2 7 (8.64%) Network Security
3 4 (4.94%) Internet
4 2 (2.47%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) LDAP
4 2 (2.47%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (2.47%) Skype
4 2 (2.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) DMZ
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
5 1 (1.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) DataStax
1 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
2 4 (4.94%) HBase
2 4 (4.94%) Sqoop
3 3 (3.70%) MariaDB
3 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Hudson
1 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.94%) AppScan
3 2 (2.47%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Banking
3 8 (9.88%) Investment Banking
4 7 (8.64%) Retail
5 4 (4.94%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
6 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Back Office
7 1 (1.23%) Local Government
7 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Consultant
1 14 (17.28%) Security Consultant
2 13 (16.05%) Architect
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Security Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Applications Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Security Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Auditor
7 6 (7.41%) IT Auditor
7 6 (7.41%) IT Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Information Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Integration Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) SOX Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) Middleware
1 8 (9.88%) Web Services
2 7 (8.64%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (8.64%) JSP
2 7 (8.64%) Servlets
3 6 (7.41%) J2EE
4 5 (6.17%) Ajax
4 5 (6.17%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.17%) CSS
4 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.17%) HTML5
4 5 (6.17%) JAX-WS
4 5 (6.17%) JMS
4 5 (6.17%) jQuery
4 5 (6.17%) REST
4 5 (6.17%) RESTful
4 5 (6.17%) Spring
4 5 (6.17%) Spring MVC
4 5 (6.17%) Struts
4 5 (6.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.17%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.70%) FMCG
7 2 (2.47%) Fintech
7 2 (2.47%) PMI
8 1 (1.23%) Blog
8 1 (1.23%) CESG
8 1 (1.23%) Equities
8 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.47%) Unix
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Information Security
2 26 (32.10%) Risk Management
3 20 (24.69%) IT Audit
4 19 (23.46%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (18.52%) ITIL
6 13 (16.05%) SIEM
7 11 (13.58%) SDLC
8 10 (12.35%) Data Protection
8 10 (12.35%) Security Management
9 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 9 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (9.88%) ERP
10 8 (9.88%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (9.88%) Security Architecture
10 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
11 7 (8.64%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) Java
2 7 (8.64%) C
3 5 (6.17%) C++
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.94%) C#
4 4 (4.94%) SQL
5 2 (2.47%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (83.95%) CISSP
2 47 (58.02%) CISM
3 24 (29.63%) Degree
4 9 (11.11%) CRISC
4 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 8 (9.88%) CEH
6 6 (7.41%) Master's Degree
7 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.94%) ISEB
8 4 (4.94%) OSCP
9 3 (3.70%) IIBA
9 3 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.47%) CIMA
10 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.47%) CSSLP
10 2 (2.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (23.46%) PCI DSS
3 17 (20.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (12.35%) GDPR
5 7 (8.64%) COBIT
6 6 (7.41%) FedRAMP
7 3 (3.70%) JSP 440
8 2 (2.47%) Basel III
8 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (1.23%) GCP
9 1 (1.23%) QA
9 1 (1.23%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Apache Flume
2 4 (4.94%) HDFS
3 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Kibana
1 7 (8.64%) logstash
2 4 (4.94%) HP Fortify
3 2 (2.47%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Cloudera
1 7 (8.64%) SAP
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) IBM
4 4 (4.94%) Ab Initio
4 4 (4.94%) Informatica
5 3 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.23%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.23%) CA
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) Symantec
7 1 (1.23%) Varonis
London
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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