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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.29% 0.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.11% 3.15% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £398 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
90 127 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.87% 9.25% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 87
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £285 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) QRadar
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) HPUX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management

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 5 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Product Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £20 - £22.75 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago