The median contractor rate for a Audit Analyst was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Audit Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 638 635
Rank change year-on-year +48 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Audit Analyst 5 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.034% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 10
Median daily rate £550 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +80.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £413 £213
% change year-on-year +33.33% +94.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43793 53164 53820
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.11% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28457 34706 32620
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1456 1552 2147
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Audit Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Audit Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Audit Analyst over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Audit Analyst in the UK

Audit Analyst
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Audit Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +45 5 £550 +22.22% 1
London +22 3 £550 +22.22%
Essex - 2 £550 -
East of England - 2 £550 -

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Audit Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Audit Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) COSO
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Audit Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) COSO
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft