Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 830 825
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Compliance Audit 47 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.033% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.038% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 32
England median daily rate £385 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £163 £261 £320
90th Percentile £469 £498 £475
UK median daily rate £388 £406 £450
% change year-on-year -4.62% -9.72% +5.88%
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 82,738 81,243 81,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.81% 86.04% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,504 54,744 54,212
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,074 1,876 2,248
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.68 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.54% +6.67% +2.27%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +19 14 £306 -27.94% 7
South West -17 12 £418 +19.29% 5
North West -6 8 £385 +46.67% 1
North of England -12 8 £385 +46.67% 5
Midlands -17 8 £258 -22.26% 5
South East -11 5 £250 - 4
West Midlands -16 4 £175 -46.15% 1
East Midlands +7 3 £340 -9.33% 4
Compliance Audit
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Information Security
3 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (19.15%) Degree
4 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
5 8 (17.02%) CISSP
5 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
5 8 (17.02%) Software Audit
5 8 (17.02%) GDPR
6 7 (14.89%) Regulatory Compliance
6 7 (14.89%) SIEM
6 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
6 7 (14.89%) SDLC
6 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
6 7 (14.89%) SCCM
6 7 (14.89%) Banking
6 7 (14.89%) SAP
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle
6 7 (14.89%) CISM
7 6 (12.77%) Law
7 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.77%) Linux
7 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
7 6 (12.77%) Network Design
7 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
7 6 (12.77%) Wealth Management

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 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) SNMP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) GIS
2 3 (6.38%) Power BI
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Law
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) Security Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Procurement Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Software Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Lead Security Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Information Security
3 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.02%) Data Protection
4 8 (17.02%) Software Audit
5 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
5 7 (14.89%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (14.89%) SDLC
5 7 (14.89%) SIEM
6 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
6 6 (12.77%) Decision-Making
6 6 (12.77%) Network Design
6 6 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.77%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (12.77%) Wealth Management
7 5 (10.64%) Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) Internal Audit
7 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.38%) VBA
3 2 (4.26%) C
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) CISSP
3 7 (14.89%) CISM
4 4 (8.51%) CISA
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) CCENT
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.02%) GDPR
3 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
4 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (4.26%) COBIT
6 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 2 (4.26%) SLA
7 1 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (6.38%) DFS Replication
2 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) XenApp
2 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.38%) SafeCom
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOrch
2 3 (6.38%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 5 (10.64%) Adobe
3 5 (10.64%) Snow
4 3 (6.38%) Alteryx
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Ivanti
4 3 (6.38%) McAfee
4 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.38%) Tableau
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Workday
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper