Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 319 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SSAE 16 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.009% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.074% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £750 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 1,356 1,961 2,169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.59% 12.36% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 1,131 1,307
South East median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £220 £231
90th Percentile £589 £588 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 56 63
South East median hourly rate £40.75 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.75% -20.00% +43.43%
10th Percentile £13.53 £11.50 £12.68
90th Percentile £78.75 £55.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.68 £20.25 £20.60
% change year-on-year +16.94% -1.72% -11.74%

SSAE 16
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SSAE 16 in the South East

SSAE 16
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSAE 16 within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
Hampshire - 1 - -
SSAE 16
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SSAE 16 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 South East region with a requirement for SSAE 16.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

SSAE 16
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft