Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SSAE 16 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSAE 16 over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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.

Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 359 -
Contract jobs citing SSAE 16 0 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East - 0.007% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.057% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £625 -
England median daily rate £625 £425 £575
% change year-on-year +47.06% -26.09% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SSAE 16 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 522 1,761 2,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.52% 11.94% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 1,015 1,237
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £230 £213 £239
90th Percentile £624 £588 £625
England median daily rate £465 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 97 86
Median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +75.26% +25.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.80 £10.88
90th Percentile £45.70 £82.50 £48.13
Median hourly rate £27.09 £22.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +23.13% -10.20% +22.81%

SSAE 16
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SSAE 16 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SSAE 16 in the South East