Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 102 121
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 -9
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.52% 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.14% 3.52% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +100.00% -29.41%
10th Percentile £390 £435 £250
90th Percentile £410 £745 £438
South East median daily rate £460 £420 £380
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £35.75 -
% change year-on-year +16.08% - -

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 352 256 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.99% 14.69% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 156 199
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +22.86% +9.80%
10th Percentile £156 £205 £203
90th Percentile £535 £538 £482
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.62% +27.67%
10th Percentile £14.06 £9.31 £11.38
90th Percentile £29.17 £32.10 £37.89
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% +0.01% +26.24%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Buckinghamshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Buckinghamshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -30 3 £400 -33.33% 3
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft