The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 96 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.12% 0.75%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.47% 1.24% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £450 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £305 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £345 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
144 161 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.97% 9.85% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 80 65
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 8
Median hourly rate £8.91 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.76% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £11.21 £8.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £47.50 £21.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% +25.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire -2 1 £425 +41.66%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £475 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SNA
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Audit Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed