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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.85% 1.47% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £203
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £52.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.27% +176.64%

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
108 136 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.24% 9.06% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 36
Median daily rate £350 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £10.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +270.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £8.97 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +4 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £400 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISA
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP