The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 44 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.59% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.67% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £700 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.12% 6.51% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 26
Median daily rate £344 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Median hourly rate £14.75 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.13% +5.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware