The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for QiCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

IIA Qualification in Computer Auditing (QiCA)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 432
Contract jobs citing QiCA 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

QiCA 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 3407 3689 3573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.41% 16.99% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2230 2555 2300
Median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +7.64%  
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 75 44 91
Median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.78% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

QiCA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for QiCA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QiCA in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QiCA in London