The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.78% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
Sarbanes-Oxley
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.38% 11.28% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Average daily rate £575 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £618 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft