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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 81 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 0.63% 1.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.18% 7.55% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -15.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £365 £395
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £28.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +60.41%
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
157 106 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.64% 8.38% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 32
Average daily rate £360 £300 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £478 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £12.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% +46.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +13.51%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 3 - - 2
High Wycombe - 1 £225 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
4 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) ATM
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
4 1 (9.09%) Control-M

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (9.09%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Change Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Control
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica