The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
England / South West
Rank 130 135 144
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Contract jobs citing CISA 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.070% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £369 £463 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.27% +88.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £467 £375
% change year-on-year -3.64% +24.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.50 £50.00 £68.00
% change year-on-year +31.00% -26.47%  

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 the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 801 950 902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.36% 33.14% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 556 552
Median daily rate £400 £388 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -8.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £280 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 74 31
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +4.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.99 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in the South West

CISA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Cornwall - 4 £375 - 1
Dorset - 1 £363 -
CISA
England

CISA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for CISA.

1 26 (100.00%) CISSP
2 20 (76.92%) Information Security
3 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
5 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
6 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
7 9 (34.62%) BitLocker
8 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
9 7 (26.92%) CISM
9 7 (26.92%) Security Management
10 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
10 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
10 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
10 6 (23.08%) ISMS
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
11 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
11 5 (19.23%) Regulatory Compliance
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (15.38%) Retail
12 4 (15.38%) Scrum
12 4 (15.38%) JIRA
12 4 (15.38%) ISEB
12 4 (15.38%) IIBA
12 4 (15.38%) Confluence
12 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
13 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
13 3 (11.54%) Demand Management
13 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
13 3 (11.54%) Incident Management

CISA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
1 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Analyst
1 20 (76.92%) Security Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Information Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) CISSP Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Governance Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Principal Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Principal Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) CESG
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Information Security
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Data Protection
4 10 (38.46%) PRINCE2
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 7 (26.92%) Security Management
7 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
7 6 (23.08%) ISMS
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (19.23%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 3 (11.54%) Change Management
10 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (11.54%) Demand Management
10 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Go
1 1 (3.85%) Haskell
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) R
1 1 (3.85%) Ruby
1 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (26.92%) CISM
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) IIBA
4 4 (15.38%) ISEB
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (3.85%) GSEC
7 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) LXC
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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