The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 67 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.37% 0.56% 1.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.97% 6.10% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £255 £568
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -55.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £365 £395
% change year-on-year
+13.01% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £28.88 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +32.75%
Sarbanes-Oxley
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
101 82 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.41% 9.18% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 16
Average daily rate £350 £300 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Milton Keynes region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Milton Keynes region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Informatica
3 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Control-M
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) TACACS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 1 (9.09%) TACACS
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Change Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Informatica
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco