Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CGEIT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 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 in the Governance of Enterprise Information Technology (CGEIT)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 877 869
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +27
Contract jobs citing CGEIT 12 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.063% 0.051% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
UK median daily rate £488 £525 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +1.25%
10th Percentile £476 £460 £453
90th Percentile £519 £538 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £519
% change year-on-year -7.69% -6.02% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CGEIT is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19090 21493 22625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.67% 20.66% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11700 13402 13639
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £240 £244
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 897 851 1090
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.13 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £49.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +31.58%

CGEIT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CGEIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CGEIT in the UK

CGEIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CGEIT in the UK

CGEIT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CGEIT over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CGEIT in the UK

CGEIT
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGEIT within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 11 £488 -7.14%
London -10 9 £488 -7.14%
UK excluding London +32 3 £450 -7.69%
South East +5 1 - -
Scotland -17 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
North of England - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CGEIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CGEIT.

1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
1 11 (91.67%) CRISC
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (75.00%) OWASP
3 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (66.67%) Secure Coding
4 8 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (66.67%) SIEM
4 8 (66.67%) SDLC
4 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (66.67%) Analytics
4 8 (66.67%) Information Governance
4 8 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (66.67%) PKI
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) Citrix
4 8 (66.67%) ITIL
4 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) CISA
5 3 (25.00%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Legal

CGEIT
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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) sqlmap
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
1 9 (75.00%) IT Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Application Security Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Technical Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Audit Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Governance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Governance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SOX Compliance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
1 8 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (75.00%) OWASP
2 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Analytics
3 8 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (66.67%) Information Governance
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (66.67%) SDLC
3 8 (66.67%) Secure Coding
3 8 (66.67%) SIEM
3 8 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
1 11 (91.67%) CRISC
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) CISA
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) IAG
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix