The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 73 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.07% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.76% 1.98% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate
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£413 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £410 £379
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -7.79%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
109 101 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.79% 7.12% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 37 53
Average daily rate £343 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £25.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% +41.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.40 £9.48 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £56.16 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Sarbanes-Oxley
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Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Leicestershire - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
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Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.67%) Retail
5 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 3 (12.50%) BPR
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (8.33%) XenApp
7 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.33%) ITSM
7 2 (8.33%) Migration

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) SNA
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
1 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Audit Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Audit Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
3 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Information Management
4 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) BPR
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) ITSM
5 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ACCA
1 1 (4.17%) CISA
1 1 (4.17%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco