The median contractor rate for an IT Auditor was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

IT Auditor
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 646 632
Rank change year-on-year +46 -14  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Auditor 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.010% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £375 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +26.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £425 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £425 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £335
% change year-on-year -5.29% +26.86%  
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 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

IT Auditor
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured IT Auditor in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Auditor over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Auditor in the UK

IT Auditor
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Auditor within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +37 7 £375 -11.76% 2
London -2 5 £375 - 2
City of London - 1 £750 - 1
Kent - 1 £530 -
South East - 1 £530 -

IT Auditor Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT Auditor 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 IT Auditor in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) IT Audit
2 7 (43.75%) CISA
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) ACCA
5 3 (18.75%) Internal Audit
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Sybase
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) CIMA
6 2 (12.50%) CRISC
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) COBIT
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) FMCG
7 1 (6.25%) iSeries

IT Auditor 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 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) IT Audit
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Internal Audit
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C++
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISA
2 3 (18.75%) ACCA
3 2 (12.50%) CIMA
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) CRISC
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Master's Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) COBIT
3 1 (6.25%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
City of London
Volt
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London Bridge
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago