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 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 74 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 0.51% 0.62%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.38% 3.35% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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
93 179 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.74% 15.07% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 77 53
Median daily rate £445 £355 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.35% +14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £57.00 £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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 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 +10 4 - -
High Wycombe +6 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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