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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 120 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.51% 2.51% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £488 £363 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £39.25
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
228 239 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.11% 8.46% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 132 140
Median daily rate £413 £330 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £19.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.07 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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
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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire - 5 £475 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £700 +180.00%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 of England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 6 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
4 2 (16.67%) FMCG
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) PMP
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) GCP
4 2 (16.67%) GMP
4 2 (16.67%) GLP
4 2 (16.67%) GxP
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) VPLS
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAAS
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Compliance Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Manager
2 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Process Mapping Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CISA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CRISC
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GCP
1 2 (16.67%) GLP
1 2 (16.67%) GMP
1 2 (16.67%) GxP
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Aruba
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (8.33%) Nortel
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk