Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 757 797
Rank change year-on-year -44 +40 -18
Contract jobs citing Compliance Audit 46 50 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.060% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.070% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 46
England median daily rate £425 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £255 £323 £313
90th Percentile £716 £569 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
England median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £26.00 - -

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 78,206 71,330 82,556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.80% 84.97% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 51,907 46,952 55,051
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,143 1,891 2,042
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £50.59
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% - +17.37%

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 June 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 June 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 -37 21 £425 -10.53%
South East -18 8 £250 -43.18%
South West -3 7 £375 -9.37% 1
North of England -20 7 £593 +39.41% 6
Midlands -9 3 £760 +125.19% 8
North West - 3 - - 4
East Midlands -4 2 £760 +125.19% 2
Yorkshire -14 2 £760 +78.82% 1
North East - 2 £403 - 1
West Midlands -17 1 - - 6
Compliance Audit
UK

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 (28.26%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 9 (19.57%) Information Security
3 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.22%) Legal
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
4 7 (15.22%) PCI DSS
4 7 (15.22%) Change Control
5 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (10.87%) Firmware
6 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (10.87%) Ivanti
6 5 (10.87%) SCCM
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.87%) Internal Audit
6 5 (10.87%) GDPR
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Governance
7 4 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (8.70%) Decision-Making
7 4 (8.70%) SCOrch
7 4 (8.70%) XenMobile
7 4 (8.70%) Data Privacy
7 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud

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 (6.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Compliance Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Specialist
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Officer
5 3 (6.52%) Information Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Security
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.17%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Capacity Management
1 9 (19.57%) Information Security
1 9 (19.57%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Change Control
3 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) Internal Audit
4 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.87%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.70%) Data Privacy
5 4 (8.70%) Decision-Making
5 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (8.70%) Programme Governance
5 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C#
1 2 (4.35%) Java
1 2 (4.35%) Python
1 2 (4.35%) Scala
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CISM
2 4 (8.70%) CISSP
3 2 (4.35%) CISA
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) PCI DSS
2 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (10.87%) GDPR
4 2 (4.35%) GAAP
5 1 (2.17%) EMIR
5 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (2.17%) PMO
5 1 (2.17%) QA
5 1 (2.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Firmware
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (8.70%) XenApp
2 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) SCOM
2 4 (8.70%) SCOrch
2 4 (8.70%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Ivanti
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.35%) Capita
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Planview
6 1 (2.17%) Snow
6 1 (2.17%) Twitter
6 1 (2.17%) Workday
6 1 (2.17%) WorldPay