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 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 88 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.18% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.04% 1.88% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £413 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.87% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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
147 160 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.39% 9.71% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 90 57
Median daily rate £395 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £286 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £620 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £14.66 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.67% +6.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £11.17 £9.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £16.83 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 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
Northamptonshire - 2 £356 -
Leicestershire +1 1 £475 +18.75%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SNA
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Access Control Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Audit Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (20.00%) SAP