Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CISA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 188 209
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 -51
Contract jobs citing CISA 14 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.021% 0.082%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.39% 0.12% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 5
West Midlands median daily rate £500 - £500
10th Percentile £418 - £388
90th Percentile £538 - £544
England median daily rate £538 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +4.88% +13.89% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £67.00 - £49.90

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,005 864 1,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.58% 17.99% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 481 699
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.63% +13.57%
10th Percentile £210 £208 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £546
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 42
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.89% +24.49% -22.07%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.75 £12.53
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £43.38
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.12 £26.00
% change year-on-year -0.48% -3.38% +8.33%

CISA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CISA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CISA in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CISA in the West Midlands

CISA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CISA within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Warwickshire - 6 £525 -
Birmingham - 5 £475 - 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £325 -
CISA
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CISA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CISA.

1 7 (50.00%) CISM
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) SAP GRC
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 4 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) CIMA
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Practice Management

CISA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Auditor
2 3 (21.43%) IT Auditor
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Security Advisor
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) SOX Auditor
4 1 (7.14%) Assistant IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Assistant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Internal Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) CIMA
4 2 (14.29%) SANS
5 1 (7.14%) ACCA
5 1 (7.14%) CRISC
5 1 (7.14%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec