The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 81 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 1.20% 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.70% 11.98% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 13
Median daily rate £275 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £290 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.80% +176.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 242 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.86% 10.02% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 127 134
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £280 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 0
Median hourly rate £24.17 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £41.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-46.10% +77.65%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Berkshire region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -1 5 £273 +6.23%
Reading +9 2 £278 -26.84% 1
Newbury - 2 £600 -
Bracknell 0 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) SAP
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) MS Office
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) SAP Security
5 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (22.73%) MS Access
5 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
7 3 (13.64%) HIPAA
7 3 (13.64%) Secure Coding
7 3 (13.64%) SANS
7 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) CIMA
7 3 (13.64%) ACCA
7 3 (13.64%) CISSP
7 3 (13.64%) GxP
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.09%) CSS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MS Access
2 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
2 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) LSMW
2 1 (4.55%) AppScan
2 1 (4.55%) Burp Suite
2 1 (4.55%) GDB
2 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.55%) German Language
5 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) SAP Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SOX Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SOX Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Accountant
6 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) IP Architect
6 1 (4.55%) IP Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SOX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) CSS3
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (9.09%) Modernizr
2 2 (9.09%) SAML
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
4 2 (9.09%) Data Conversion
4 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
5 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Kali Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SAP Security
2 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (13.64%) Secure Coding
2 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) ETL
3 2 (9.09%) Internal Audit
3 2 (9.09%) Logistics
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ACCA
2 3 (13.64%) CIMA
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) SANS
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) GCFA
3 2 (9.09%) GCIH
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCSP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) GPEN
4 1 (4.55%) GWAPT
4 1 (4.55%) GXPN
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.55%) OSCE
4 1 (4.55%) OSCP
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.64%) GxP
2 3 (13.64%) HIPAA
3 2 (9.09%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (4.55%) GAAP
4 1 (4.55%) GMP
4 1 (4.55%) IAS 39
4 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Core Impact
1 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
1 1 (4.55%) Nexpose
1 1 (4.55%) Nmap
1 1 (4.55%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) SAP
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.55%) Virgin Media
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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