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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 101 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 22 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.48% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.28% 5.41% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 14
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£425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £335 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
237 222 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.26% 8.82% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 99 73
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £487 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 4
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -33.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +15.45%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 3 £400 -5.88%
Bracknell -6 2 £375 - 2
Reading -9 1 - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 20 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (40.00%) SAP
3 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2
4 12 (30.00%) Project Management
5 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) Cognos
5 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) Change Control
6 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 8 (20.00%) SAP Security
8 7 (17.50%) SAP GRC
8 7 (17.50%) GxP
8 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (10.00%) ITSM
9 4 (10.00%) CISSP
9 4 (10.00%) ABAP
9 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (7.50%) Degree
10 3 (7.50%) Marketing
10 3 (7.50%) PKI
10 3 (7.50%) QA
10 3 (7.50%) Web Services
10 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.50%) DSDM
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (7.50%) Change Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) SAP GRC
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) SAP Security Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Change Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2
3 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) Change Control
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.00%) SAP Security
6 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) ITSM
7 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 3 (7.50%) DSDM
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.00%) SIEM
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) ABAP
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VB
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CISSP
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.00%) HNC
4 2 (5.00%) HND
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) CRISC
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CISA
5 1 (2.50%) CISM
5 1 (2.50%) GSEC
5 1 (2.50%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) GxP
2 3 (7.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) SAP
2 11 (27.50%) Cognos
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Websense
5 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.50%) Imperva
5 1 (2.50%) Tufin
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