Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 788 777
Rank change year-on-year -23 -11 -4
Contract jobs citing Compliance Audit 36 38 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% 0.043% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.051% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 47
England median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £256 £313 £358
90th Percentile £538 £513 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
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 79,094 74,739 82,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.88% 84.03% 82.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,258 49,884 54,445
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
10th Percentile £295 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,909 2,039 2,421
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +5.26% +16.74%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.37 £11.38
90th Percentile £50.55 £49.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +24.22%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -31 20 £425 +6.25% 5
North of England - 5 £263 - 2
South West 0 4 £358 -20.56%
North West - 4 £263 -
South East -5 3 - - 2
West Midlands +5 2 £325 - 3
Midlands +2 2 £325 - 3
East of England - 2 £185 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Compliance Audit
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
3 9 (25.00%) Legal
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) Internet
5 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) SLA
6 5 (13.89%) Windows
6 5 (13.89%) GDPR
7 4 (11.11%) PMO
7 4 (11.11%) Digital Economy
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Governance
7 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle
7 4 (11.11%) Workflow
7 4 (11.11%) Unix
7 4 (11.11%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Confluence
7 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) JIRA
7 4 (11.11%) Banking

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 4 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) HSRP
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) VRRP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Big Data
1 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Legal
3 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 4 (11.11%) Digital Economy
5 3 (8.33%) Law
6 2 (5.56%) Retail
7 1 (2.78%) Billing
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.78%) Games
7 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Compliance Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Data Protection Officer
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) GDPR Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.78%) Data Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) LDAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) zOS
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Information Security
3 6 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) Programme Governance
5 4 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (11.11%) Workflow
6 3 (8.33%) Contract Management
6 3 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Data Privacy
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Python
2 2 (5.56%) Scala
2 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCNP
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
1 1 (2.78%) CLAS
1 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) GDPR
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) PMO
3 3 (8.33%) QA
4 2 (5.56%) GAAP
4 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
1 2 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.78%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.56%) CyberArk
3 2 (5.56%) PayPal
3 2 (5.56%) Planview
3 2 (5.56%) Sybase
4 1 (2.78%) Arista
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) WorldPay