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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 73 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.72% 0.48%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.80% 8.33% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £369 £631
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
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
107 132 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.68% 8.69% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 86
Median daily rate £400 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £30.50 - £29.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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 14 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) QRadar

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Product Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk