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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 62 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.85% 4.35% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £641 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.75% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
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
104 138 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.46% 11.24% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 88
Median daily rate £444 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Median hourly rate £10.31 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.76% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £13.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £19.80 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 +17 4 £641 +113.75%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) ION Trading
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) PhD
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) MBA
3 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
4 2 (22.22%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
5 1 (11.11%) French Language
5 1 (11.11%) German Language

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
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
3 1 (11.11%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
3 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
2 3 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior IT Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Enterprise Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Audit Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SOX Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 2 (22.22%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) MBA
1 3 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ION Trading
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (22.22%) SAP