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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.097% 0.75% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 6.67% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 136 120 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.14% 11.29% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 48 93
Median daily rate £395 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £201 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.05 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.74% -59.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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 -5 1 £525 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) FedRAMP
2 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (40.00%) IISP
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) ISACA
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) MBA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Advisor
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) IISP
1 2 (40.00%) ISACA
1 2 (40.00%) MBA
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) FedRAMP
1 2 (40.00%) HIPAA
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (40.00%) SAP