The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK / England
Rank 454 482 452
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 107 129 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.60% 2.78% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 80
Median daily rate £400 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.90% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £43.40 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £56.20 £31.40
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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4117 4646 4541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.01% 9.77% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2669 2934 2788
Median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 181 154
Median hourly rate £21.75 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £61.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +85.26%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 19 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
London +25 39 £465 +20.38% 8
South East -8 33 £394 -2.17% 3
West Midlands +15 11 £375 -15.73% 1
South West +13 10 £375 -
North West +21 6 £350 -32.03% 3
East of England +9 3 £450 - 1
East Midlands +2 3 £400 +400.00%
Yorkshire +16 1 £420 -10.16%
Midlands - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 103 (43.46%) Finance
2 50 (21.10%) SAP
3 45 (18.99%) CISSP
4 44 (18.57%) Information Security
5 39 (16.46%) PCI DSS
6 38 (16.03%) Banking
7 36 (15.19%) IT Audit
8 34 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (13.92%) CISA
9 33 (13.92%) Unix
10 32 (13.50%) ERP
11 30 (12.66%) ITIL
11 30 (12.66%) Risk Management
12 29 (12.24%) Firewall
12 29 (12.24%) Project Management
13 27 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (11.39%) Windows
14 26 (10.97%) Microsoft
15 25 (10.55%) Cybersecurity
16 24 (10.13%) Data Centre
16 24 (10.13%) Network Security
17 23 (9.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 23 (9.70%) Oracle
17 23 (9.70%) Management Information System
18 22 (9.28%) SLA
18 22 (9.28%) Degree
18 22 (9.28%) Data Protection
19 21 (8.86%) MS Excel
19 21 (8.86%) CISM
20 20 (8.44%) MS Office

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (2.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.11%) IIS
3 5 (2.11%) SAS
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.84%) CMS
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.44%) MS Office
3 6 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (7.17%) SAP GRC
2 4 (1.69%) Pegasus Opera
3 3 (1.27%) HFM
4 2 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.84%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.84%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.42%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.69%) Akamai
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.24%) Firewall
2 24 (10.13%) Network Security
3 19 (8.02%) LAN
3 19 (8.02%) WAN
4 9 (3.80%) SSL
5 8 (3.38%) NetScaler
6 7 (2.95%) Junos
7 6 (2.53%) LDAP
7 6 (2.53%) SSH
8 5 (2.11%) Internet
8 5 (2.11%) SAN
8 5 (2.11%) Wireless
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.69%) FTP
9 4 (1.69%) IMAP
9 4 (1.69%) VPN
9 4 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.27%) DNS
10 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.53%) Big Data
4 5 (2.11%) MS Access
4 5 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.27%) Essbase
6 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.84%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.84%) DB2
7 2 (0.84%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (0.84%) MySQL
7 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.84%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Subversion
2 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.42%) AppScan
3 1 (0.42%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.42%) GDB
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.42%) WinDbg
General
1 103 (43.46%) Finance
2 38 (16.03%) Banking
3 16 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.33%) Retail
5 14 (5.91%) Legal
6 12 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (3.80%) Investment Banking
8 7 (2.95%) French Language
9 6 (2.53%) Law
9 6 (2.53%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.11%) German Language
11 4 (1.69%) Retail Banking
12 3 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (1.27%) Wholesale Banking
13 2 (0.84%) Advertising
13 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.42%) Games
14 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 49 (20.68%) Analyst
2 28 (11.81%) Consultant
3 20 (8.44%) Architect
3 20 (8.44%) Security Engineer
4 18 (7.59%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.75%) Security Analyst
6 15 (6.33%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.49%) Auditor
7 13 (5.49%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.06%) IT Auditor
8 12 (5.06%) Network Engineer
9 11 (4.64%) Network Security Engineer
9 11 (4.64%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) Security Architect
11 9 (3.80%) Developer
11 9 (3.80%) Risk Consultant
11 9 (3.80%) Security Consultant
12 8 (3.38%) Compliance Manager
12 8 (3.38%) Risk Officer
12 8 (3.38%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.11%) Middleware
2 4 (1.69%) .NET
2 4 (1.69%) XML
3 3 (1.27%) HTML
3 3 (1.27%) jQuery
3 3 (1.27%) Web Services
4 2 (0.84%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.84%) CSS3
4 2 (0.84%) HTML5
4 2 (0.84%) JSON
4 2 (0.84%) Modernizr
4 2 (0.84%) SAML
4 2 (0.84%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.42%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.35%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 23 (9.70%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.22%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (4.22%) FMCG
6 6 (2.53%) PKI
7 5 (2.11%) Equities
7 5 (2.11%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.69%) CESG
8 4 (1.69%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.69%) PMI
9 3 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.27%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.84%) iSeries
10 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.92%) Unix
2 27 (11.39%) Windows
3 13 (5.49%) Linux
4 8 (3.38%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.27%) AIX
7 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.84%) HPUX
8 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Solaris
9 1 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.42%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.57%) Information Security
2 36 (15.19%) IT Audit
3 32 (13.50%) ERP
4 30 (12.66%) ITIL
4 30 (12.66%) Risk Management
5 29 (12.24%) Project Management
6 27 (11.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.55%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (9.28%) Data Protection
9 20 (8.44%) Identity Access Management
10 19 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.17%) SAP Security
12 16 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (6.33%) Migration
14 14 (5.91%) Change Management
14 14 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (5.49%) Internal Audit
15 13 (5.49%) Service Management
16 12 (5.06%) Load Balancing
17 11 (4.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.33%) SQL
2 7 (2.95%) C
2 7 (2.95%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.11%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.69%) Perl
4 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.27%) C++
5 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.84%) C#
6 2 (0.84%) Java
6 2 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) ABAP
7 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.42%) Jython
7 1 (0.42%) PHP
7 1 (0.42%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.42%) VB
7 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.42%) VBA
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (18.99%) CISSP
2 33 (13.92%) CISA
3 22 (9.28%) Degree
4 21 (8.86%) CISM
5 11 (4.64%) ACCA
6 10 (4.22%) CIMA
7 9 (3.80%) CRISC
8 7 (2.95%) JNCIA
8 7 (2.95%) JNCIP
8 7 (2.95%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.53%) Security Cleared
10 5 (2.11%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.69%) GCFA
11 4 (1.69%) IISP
11 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.27%) GPEN
12 3 (1.27%) MBA
12 3 (1.27%) PhD
12 3 (1.27%) SANS
13 2 (0.84%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.46%) PCI DSS
2 23 (9.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (9.28%) SLA
4 16 (6.75%) COBIT
5 15 (6.33%) HIPAA
6 10 (4.22%) Basel II
7 9 (3.80%) QA
8 6 (2.53%) GxP
9 5 (2.11%) GDPR
9 5 (2.11%) Solvency II
10 4 (1.69%) GMP
11 3 (1.27%) GCP
11 3 (1.27%) GLP
11 3 (1.27%) IFRS
12 2 (0.84%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.84%) IFRS 9
12 2 (0.84%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.84%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.69%) vSphere
4 3 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.84%) NFS
5 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) ACF2
6 1 (0.42%) Corosync
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.42%) RACF
6 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
1 2 (0.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) Ansible
2 1 (0.42%) Control-M
2 1 (0.42%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.42%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.42%) Nessus
2 1 (0.42%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.42%) Nmap
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.42%) Pacemaker
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) QRadar
2 1 (0.42%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.42%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.42%) WSUS
2 1 (0.42%) zSecure
Vendors
1 50 (21.10%) SAP
2 26 (10.97%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.70%) Oracle
4 20 (8.44%) Cisco
5 16 (6.75%) F5
6 13 (5.49%) Palo Alto
7 11 (4.64%) CyberArk
8 10 (4.22%) VMware
9 9 (3.80%) Brocade
9 9 (3.80%) Intel Security
9 9 (3.80%) Juniper
10 8 (3.38%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.53%) HP
11 6 (2.53%) Hyperion
11 6 (2.53%) IBM
12 5 (2.11%) NetApp
13 4 (1.69%) Intel
13 4 (1.69%) Pegasus
13 4 (1.69%) Sybase
13 4 (1.69%) Symantec
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