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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 95 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 17 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.98% 4.63% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 12
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£485 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.88 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +62.67%
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
213 216 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.68% 8.85% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 94 68
Average daily rate £375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 5
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +4 3 - - 1
Reading +7 2 - - 1
Bracknell -4 1 £375 - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (34.69%) Change Control
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) SAP
4 12 (24.49%) Project Management
5 11 (22.45%) Project Planning
6 10 (20.41%) ITIL
6 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.33%) French Language
8 7 (14.29%) SAP Security
8 7 (14.29%) GxP
9 6 (12.24%) DSDM
9 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
9 6 (12.24%) Marketing
9 6 (12.24%) QA
9 6 (12.24%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (12.24%) SAP GRC
9 6 (12.24%) SDLC
10 5 (10.20%) Automotive
10 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.20%) Cognos
11 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.16%) CISSP
11 4 (8.16%) Italian Language
12 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
12 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
12 3 (6.12%) SIEM

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SAP GRC
2 3 (6.12%) SAP FI
2 3 (6.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (6.12%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.08%) SAP BI
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) French Language
3 6 (12.24%) Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) Automotive
5 4 (8.16%) Italian Language
6 3 (6.12%) Spanish Language
7 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Security Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Risk Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (6.12%) SAP Security Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) SAP FI Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Project Controller
7 2 (4.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) SAP CO Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) PKI
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (34.69%) Change Control
3 12 (24.49%) Project Management
4 11 (22.45%) Project Planning
5 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.29%) SAP Security
8 6 (12.24%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) DSDM
8 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.24%) SDLC
9 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.12%) Change Management
10 3 (6.12%) SIEM
11 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.08%) Information Security
11 2 (4.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) ABAP
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) CISSP
2 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PMP
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CISA
3 1 (2.04%) CISM
3 1 (2.04%) GSEC
3 1 (2.04%) CEH
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) CBAP
3 1 (2.04%) CRISC
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) GxP
2 6 (12.24%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) SAP
2 5 (10.20%) Cognos
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Websense
6 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.04%) Imperva
6 1 (2.04%) Tufin
6 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
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