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 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 154 189 182
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.28% 2.61% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 19
Median daily rate £500 £450 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
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
335 536 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 9.21% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 413 432
Median daily rate £475 £488 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £85.50 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.25% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +19.04%

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 24 June 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 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) CGEIT
2 7 (50.00%) CRISC
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) CISA
4 5 (35.71%) CISM
4 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Publishing
5 4 (28.57%) IT Governance
5 4 (28.57%) COBIT
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) IT Audit
5 4 (28.57%) RSA Archer
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Information Security
7 2 (14.29%) FTP
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) LDAP
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) SSH
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Publishing
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Audit Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) IT Risk Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Governance Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) IT Governance Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) SOX Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) SOX Compliance Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) IT Audit
1 4 (28.57%) IT Governance
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CGEIT
1 7 (50.00%) CRISC
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
2 5 (35.71%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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