The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 65 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.41% - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.48% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £481 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
67 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.27% 7.73% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 28
Median daily rate £436 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.64% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £216 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £12.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.41% -46.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £10.30 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £16.20 £31.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Birmingham region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Birmingham region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Imperva
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) FireEye
2 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Services
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SOX Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOX Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOX Compliance Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOX Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) FireEye
1 1 (20.00%) Imperva
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec