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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 73 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.11% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.89% 1.43% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £381 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.76% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £423 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £423 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £109.00
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
106 70 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.62% 7.66% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 55 43
Median daily rate £400 £353 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -19.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £28.15 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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 28 August 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration

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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Malware Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle