The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 71 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 0.92% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.70% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £340 £411 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
74 80 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.82% 9.24% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 32
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £476 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 10
Median hourly rate £33.00 £150.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.00% +559.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £150.00 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £150.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +9.52%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (66.67%) Threat Management
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Malware Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Product Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (33.33%) DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Senior DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Management
1 4 (66.67%) Threat Management
2 3 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle