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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 74 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.29% 4.17% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £225 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
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
96 192 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.02% 14.58% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 88 53
Median daily rate £400 £350 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £265 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.09 £40.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.77% +288.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £13.45 £9.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.62 £57.00 £11.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

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 1 May 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 +5 5 - -
High Wycombe +4 2 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Spanish Language
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) CCAA
5 2 (22.22%) CCENT
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
5 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) EDI

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 5 (55.56%) Spanish Language
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Junior PMO
2 1 (11.11%) Junior PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Planner
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) SAP EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Change Control
2 5 (55.56%) Internal Audit
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCAA
1 2 (22.22%) CCENT
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) SAP