The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.79% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
Sarbanes-Oxley
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.36% 9.57% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.44% -0.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) COBIT
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) COBIT