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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / East Midlands
Rank 90 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.10% 1.03% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £80 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -60.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.63 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +176.31%

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
182 194 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.70% 12.15% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 106 77
Median daily rate £375 £416 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +17.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £265 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £589 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +61.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £9.24 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

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 25 February 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
Leicestershire +4 1 £400 +400.00%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Access Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP