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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 68 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.46% 0.52% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.41% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£245 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-55.29% +57.40%
Sarbanes-Oxley
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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
54 54 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.16% 7.02% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 28
Average daily rate £335 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) CISA
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) COBIT
3 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CEH
3 3 (37.50%) GSEC
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) ISACA
3 3 (37.50%) GPEN
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) SSCP
3 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (37.50%) GIAC
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Lync

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GCC
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Auditor
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CEH
2 3 (37.50%) GSEC
2 3 (37.50%) ISACA
2 3 (37.50%) GPEN
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) SSCP
2 3 (37.50%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (37.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP