The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+48.11% +26.19%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.84% 6.99% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 37
Average daily rate £315 £275 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £236 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £407 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Cambridgeshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PDCA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) PDCA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP