The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 155 154 185
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 9 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.12% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.72% 1.17% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 23
Median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
331 343 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.41% 9.89% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 230 418
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £46.50 £23.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.87% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £18.19 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £139.30 £50.00 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the City of London region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) CISSP
3 8 (33.33%) CISA
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.83%) COBIT
6 5 (20.83%) CISM
6 5 (20.83%) Legal
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) CRISC
6 5 (20.83%) IT Audit
7 4 (16.67%) Internal Audit
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
8 3 (12.50%) CIMA
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) SSH
8 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (12.50%) PKI
8 3 (12.50%) French Language
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (4.17%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) SSH
2 2 (8.33%) 802.11
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) MPLS
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) FCoE
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Essbase
3 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Legal
4 3 (12.50%) French Language
5 2 (8.33%) Games
6 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Audit Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Head of IT Security
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Officer
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BusinessObjects Reports Writer
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SOX Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SOX Compliance Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
1 3 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security
3 5 (20.83%) IT Audit
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Database Security
6 2 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CISSP
2 8 (33.33%) CISA
3 5 (20.83%) CISM
3 5 (20.83%) CRISC
4 3 (12.50%) ACCA
4 3 (12.50%) CIMA
5 2 (8.33%) CGEIT
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) COBIT
2 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.33%) Basel III
3 2 (8.33%) ISO27002
3 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
1 1 (4.17%) SnapVault
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.17%) Maconomy
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Qualys
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Teradata
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas
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