Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Compliance Audit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Compliance Audit over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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.

Compliance Auditing
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 814 792 830
Rank change year-on-year -22 +38 -19
Contract jobs citing Compliance Audit 51 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.045% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.053% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 33
England median daily rate £381 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £163 £319 £156
90th Percentile £438 £588 £495
UK median daily rate £385 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.53% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 -

Compliance Audit is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81,105 77,935 85,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.25% 85.78% 85.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,098 51,736 56,875
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,220 1,899 2,139
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -14.58% +4.35% +4.55%

Compliance Audit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Compliance Audit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Compliance Audit in England

Compliance Audit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Compliance Audit in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Compliance Audit in England

Compliance Audit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Compliance Audit in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Compliance Audit in England

Compliance Audit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compliance Audit in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Compliance Audit in England

Compliance Audit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Compliance Audit within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
London -18 18 £425 -10.53% 1
South East -5 11 £250 -43.82% 7
South West 0 9 £380 +4.11% 2
North of England -14 7 £385 -9.41% 1
Midlands -15 5 £175 -48.15% 1
North West -16 4 £385 -
West Midlands - 4 £175 -
North East - 2 £403 -
East Midlands +6 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 1
Compliance Audit
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Compliance Audit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Compliance Audit.

1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.65%) Degree
5 9 (17.65%) SCCM
5 9 (17.65%) Change Control
6 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (15.69%) VMware
6 8 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (15.69%) Firmware
7 7 (13.73%) Citrix
7 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (13.73%) SCOM
7 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.73%) Ivanti
7 7 (13.73%) XenApp
7 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
7 7 (13.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (13.73%) SCOrch
7 7 (13.73%) XenMobile
7 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
7 7 (13.73%) Internal Audit
7 7 (13.73%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
9 5 (9.80%) Information Security
9 5 (9.80%) Active Directory

Compliance Audit
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Power BI
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.88%) Information Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Procurement Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.96%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Unix
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 15 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
4 9 (17.65%) Change Control
5 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.73%) Internal Audit
6 7 (13.73%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 5 (9.80%) Information Security
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) Server Management
9 4 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.84%) Software Asset Management
9 4 (7.84%) Storage Management
10 3 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.88%) VBA
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) CISM
2 2 (3.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) CCENT
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) GDPR
4 1 (1.96%) COBIT
4 1 (1.96%) EMIR
4 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 19770
4 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Firmware
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (13.73%) XenApp
2 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.88%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 7 (13.73%) SCOM
2 7 (13.73%) SCOrch
2 7 (13.73%) XenMobile
3 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.88%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix
3 7 (13.73%) Ivanti
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle
4 5 (9.80%) SAP
5 4 (7.84%) Adobe
5 4 (7.84%) Snow
6 3 (5.88%) Alteryx
6 3 (5.88%) McAfee
6 3 (5.88%) Tableau
7 2 (3.92%) Capita
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.92%) Workday
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (1.96%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) Twitter