The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 73 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.17% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.06% 1.25% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
97 160 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.16% 13.29% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 72 44
Median daily rate £445 £400 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £493 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.19 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £57.00 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +6.14%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Buckinghamshire region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Buckinghamshire region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +10 2 £350 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (20.00%) CCENT
4 2 (20.00%) CCAA
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) EDI
5 1 (10.00%) SLA

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Audit Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) EDI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Junior PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Planner
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP EDI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCAA
1 2 (20.00%) CCENT
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) SAP