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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / East of England
Rank - 122 127
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.042% 0.078%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.38% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £388
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
157 262 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.39% 11.11% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 147 172
Median daily rate £388 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 10
Median hourly rate £23.25 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.87% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.85 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.28 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +75.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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
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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 of England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) French Language
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) CRISC
1 3 (75.00%) IISP
1 3 (75.00%) IT Audit
1 3 (75.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
General
1 3 (75.00%) French Language
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) IT Audit
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Remediation Plan
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CRISC
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) IISP
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA