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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 106 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.69% 5.45% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 10
Median daily rate £320 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -10.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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
177 220 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.14% 8.72% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 110 141
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £308 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 12
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.55 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.70 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.75 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

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
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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +1 2 £320 -21.95% 1
Maidenhead +4 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) GxP
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (22.22%) Data Conversion
3 4 (22.22%) Data Extraction
3 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 4 (22.22%) LSMW
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 3 (16.67%) SANS
4 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
1 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (11.11%) Data Lake
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) LSMW
2 1 (5.56%) AppScan
2 1 (5.56%) Burp Suite
2 1 (5.56%) GDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Data Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) SOX Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SOX Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IP Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) UI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) Modernizr
2 2 (11.11%) SAML
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) Data Conversion
1 4 (22.22%) Data Extraction
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Kali Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
1 4 (22.22%) ETL
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
1 4 (22.22%) SDLC
1 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (22.22%) Validation
2 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
2 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (11.11%) Internal Audit
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (11.11%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (11.11%) GCFA
3 2 (11.11%) GCIH
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) GPEN
4 1 (5.56%) GWAPT
4 1 (5.56%) GXPN
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) OSCE
4 1 (5.56%) OSCP
4 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (27.78%) GxP
3 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (16.67%) HIPAA
4 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (11.11%) COBIT
6 1 (5.56%) GMP
6 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
6 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Core Impact
1 1 (5.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
1 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.56%) Nmap
1 1 (5.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) RedGate
2 1 (5.56%) Virgin Media