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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 70 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 0.67% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.20% 5.49% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £109.00
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
119 164 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.28% 12.28% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 85
Median daily rate £420 £305 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £12.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £32.40 £27.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

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 30 August 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 +9 4 £350 -3.44%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Internal Audit
2 6 (60.00%) Compliance Audit
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
7 1 (10.00%) CCAA
7 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (10.00%) CCENT
7 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (10.00%) MCSA
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office

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 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Audit Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SOX Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Internal Audit
2 6 (60.00%) Compliance Audit
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) IT Audit
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCAA
1 1 (10.00%) CCENT
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware