The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 70
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.49% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +155.00% -42.85%  

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 82 91 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 10.92% 11.80% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 71
Median daily rate £400 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £195 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% -65.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.24% +13.79%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Milton Keynes

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Milton Keynes

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Management
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) ISACA
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (66.67%) IISP
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (66.67%) FedRAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Advisor
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Management
1 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) IISP
1 2 (66.67%) ISACA
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) FedRAMP
1 2 (66.67%) HIPAA
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) SAP