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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 112 108 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.09% 9.13% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
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£413 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -39.65%
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
216 219 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.78% 8.58% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 79 106
Average daily rate £413 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 14
Average hourly rate £16.54 £18.78 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% -1.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.60 £14.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.07 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
Reading +8 4 £338 -32.50% 3
Slough +7 3 £425 - 1
Bracknell -1 1 £375 +14.32%
Newbury - - - - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) PMP
3 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
3 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (22.22%) MAPM
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Qualys
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (16.67%) Regular Expression
5 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
5 3 (16.67%) SIEM
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) CISM

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
1 1 (5.56%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) LSMW
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (16.67%) SIEM
4 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PMP
1 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MAPM
3 2 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (11.11%) CIMA
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) ACCA
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Qualys
2 3 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
3 2 (11.11%) CODA
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Unisys
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
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