Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 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.

Compliance Auditing
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 799 802
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing Compliance Audit 33 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.046% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.055% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 39
England median daily rate £403 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £265 £320 £333
90th Percentile £495 £475 £550
UK median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
England median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.00
10th Percentile £41.25 - £15.95
90th Percentile £43.75 - £17.53
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.00

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 79879 80397 85477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.21% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 53860 53544 56412
England median daily rate £450 £429 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1831 2141 2541
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.30 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.88% +10.45% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £24.02 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.08% +6.67% +15.38%

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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 12 £425 -5.56% 2
South West -4 7 £375 -16.67%
North of England +54 6 £263 -41.67% 3
North West +13 5 £263 -41.67% 1
Midlands +17 3 £338 - 1
East of England - 3 £343 -
South East +1 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
Compliance Audit
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Compliance Audit 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 England region with a requirement for Compliance Audit.

1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (24.24%) Internet
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
4 7 (21.21%) Process Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) Information Security
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.18%) GDPR
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
6 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
6 5 (15.15%) SLA
6 5 (15.15%) Firmware
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
7 4 (12.12%) Windows
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
7 4 (12.12%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) Law
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 4 (12.12%) Digital Economy
8 3 (9.09%) Contract 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 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.03%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.03%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.03%) CTI
4 1 (3.03%) HSRP
4 1 (3.03%) IPsec
4 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) OSPF
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) VRRP
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Digital Economy
3 4 (12.12%) Law
4 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Legal
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
6 1 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (3.03%) German Language
6 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) GDPR Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Compliance Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Compliance Auditor
6 1 (3.03%) Compliance Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Officer
6 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Site Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Core
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) CSS3
1 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
1 1 (3.03%) jQuery
1 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) SUSE
3 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
1 8 (24.24%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (21.21%) Data Protection
2 7 (21.21%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) Process Improvement
3 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Capacity Management
4 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (12.12%) SIEM
6 3 (9.09%) Contract Management
6 3 (9.09%) Process Management
6 3 (9.09%) Security Operations
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.06%) Data Privacy
7 2 (6.06%) Internal Audit
7 2 (6.06%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CISA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) CLAS
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) GDPR
2 5 (15.15%) SLA
3 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (9.09%) PMO
5 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
5 2 (6.06%) QA
6 1 (3.03%) COBIT
6 1 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (3.03%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) RACF
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) CyberArk
2 3 (9.09%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) PayPal
4 1 (3.03%) Arista
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Planview
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) VMware