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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 64 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.24% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.30% 1.74% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.28% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
Sarbanes-Oxley
Buckinghamshire

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
87 115 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.93% 13.87% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 30
Median daily rate £450 £400 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £285 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £469 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.19 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +75.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
1 5 (71.43%) Internal Audit
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Audit Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SOX Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
1 5 (71.43%) Internal Audit
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA