The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 115 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.22% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.63% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +48.11%
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
193 224 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.32% 7.14% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 124 90
Average daily rate £396 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £520 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 13
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £30.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +21.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £18.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.70%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +10 1 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (33.33%) ITSM
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) Qualys
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) QAD
2 2 (22.22%) MFGPRO
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MFGPRO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Progress Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Progress Analyst Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JMS
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Struts
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) GAAP
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Qualys
1 2 (22.22%) F5
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec
1 2 (22.22%) QAD
1 2 (22.22%) Sourcefire
1 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) EMC