The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing CISA 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.28% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 2.02% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £575 £738 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.03% +22.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £375
% change year-on-year -1.09% +21.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 200 248 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.11% 13.80% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 126 120
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £51.00 £48.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +220.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CISA.

1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (16.67%) SSCP
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (50.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 3 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISM
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT