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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 100 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 18 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.77% 5.16% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
Median daily rate £330 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £500 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
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
266 213 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.30% 8.69% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 78 112
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +59.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 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
Maidenhead +5 7 £279 -
Reading -3 3 £380 - 3
Slough +4 2 £160 -
Bracknell - 1 £330 - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 12 (29.27%) Finance
1 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
2 11 (26.83%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) SDLC
3 10 (24.39%) SAP
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) GxP
4 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
5 8 (19.51%) GCIA
5 8 (19.51%) GCIH
5 8 (19.51%) CEH
5 8 (19.51%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.63%) RSA Security Analytics
7 6 (14.63%) NetWitness
7 6 (14.63%) SIEM
7 6 (14.63%) CISA
7 6 (14.63%) Qualys
8 5 (12.20%) SAP GRC
8 5 (12.20%) SAP Security
8 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
8 5 (12.20%) Password Management
8 5 (12.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.20%) Change Control
9 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements

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 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP GRC
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.44%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Automotive
2 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Data Architect
3 4 (9.76%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) SAP Security Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Compliance Officer
5 2 (4.88%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Change Control Manager
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Change Manager
6 1 (2.44%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) iPad
2 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Solaris
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) SDLC
2 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 7 (17.07%) Analytics
4 6 (14.63%) SIEM
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Change Control
5 5 (12.20%) Password Management
5 5 (12.20%) SAP Security
5 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) Data Management
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security
6 4 (9.76%) Security Operations
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) CEH
2 8 (19.51%) GCIA
2 8 (19.51%) GCIH
3 6 (14.63%) CISA
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
5 3 (7.32%) CISM
5 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
5 3 (7.32%) PMP
6 2 (4.88%) CRISC
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) OCP
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CCAA
7 1 (2.44%) CCENT
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.44%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
2 9 (21.95%) GxP
3 5 (12.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (2.44%) COBIT
4 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (7.32%) RSA Archer
3 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) NetWitness
3 6 (14.63%) Qualys
4 3 (7.32%) F5
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 2 (4.88%) FireEye
5 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
5 2 (4.88%) Informatica
5 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.88%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.44%) BMC
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Dell
6 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.44%) RedGate
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) VMware