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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 114 115 130
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 9 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.13% 6.81% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
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£400 £280 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £371 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -5.40%
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
218 235 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.88% 9.11% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 79 87
Average daily rate £400 £328 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £219 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 11
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.72% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.90 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £18.73 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +13 3 £338 -3.57% 2
Bracknell -5 1 £375 +33.92%
Newbury - 1 - - 2
Slough - - - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) PMP
1 6 (31.58%) PMI Certification
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (26.32%) MAPM
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
4 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Qualys
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) CISSP
5 2 (10.53%) MS Project

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) LSMW
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.26%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.26%) AS400
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Security Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
6 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) PMP
1 6 (31.58%) PMI Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MAPM
3 3 (15.79%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP
4 2 (10.53%) CIMA
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) GxP
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
1 3 (15.79%) Qualys
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) CODA
3 1 (5.26%) Unisys
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
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