The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 86 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.17% 2.05% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
192 146 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.52% 10.10% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 92 60
Average daily rate £446 £359 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.39% +7.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £214 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VBScript
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
3 3 (23.08%) SCCM
3 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
3 3 (23.08%) API Development
3 3 (23.08%) API Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Market Risk
4 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (15.38%) COBIT
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Legal

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (7.69%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) X.500
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Server Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Audit Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
2 2 (15.38%) Market Risk
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) API Development
2 3 (23.08%) API Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) HOOD
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) COBIT
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
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