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 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 of England
Rank 120 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.35% 1.47% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 £51.00 - -
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
222 272 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.78% 11.53% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 160 194
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 17
Median hourly rate £30.88 £45.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.38% +59.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £62.50 £46.00
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 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

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 of England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (33.33%) French Language
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) IISP
4 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (33.33%) GDPR
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (16.67%) Becrypt
5 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 1 (16.67%) Snort

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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CyberArk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CRISC
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) IISP
2 1 (16.67%) ACCA
2 1 (16.67%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Becrypt
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) Tufin
1 1 (16.67%) VMware