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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 481 459 461
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 133 156 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.95% 3.08% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 85 95
Median daily rate £444 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £515 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.18% -6.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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
4512 5060 4847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.72% 10.11% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2954 3144 3161
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 185 207
Median hourly rate £20.50 £24.23 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.39% +5.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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 5 December 2016.

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
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 5 December 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
London -33 58 £450 +5.88% 9
South East +9 26 £500 +31.57% 2
West Midlands -2 17 £394 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +24 16 £525 +36.36%
South West +7 4 £450 +12.50%
North West -6 4 £388 -6.06% 4
East Midlands -8 3 £513 +36.66% 1
East of England +7 2 - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 132 (47.65%) Finance
2 60 (21.66%) SAP
3 47 (16.97%) ITIL
4 42 (15.16%) CISSP
4 42 (15.16%) Banking
5 41 (14.80%) PCI DSS
5 41 (14.80%) Information Security
6 39 (14.08%) Risk Management
6 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (13.72%) Project Management
8 37 (13.36%) Unix
9 36 (13.00%) Windows
9 36 (13.00%) CISA
10 35 (12.64%) IT Audit
11 32 (11.55%) Service Management
12 31 (11.19%) SLA
12 31 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (10.47%) ERP
13 29 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (10.11%) COBIT
15 27 (9.75%) Degree
15 27 (9.75%) Change Management
16 26 (9.39%) Firewall
16 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
16 26 (9.39%) Data Centre
17 25 (9.03%) Microsoft
18 24 (8.66%) SQL
18 24 (8.66%) CISM
18 24 (8.66%) SDLC
19 23 (8.30%) Migration

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 14 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.81%) IIS
4 3 (1.08%) SAS
5 2 (0.72%) CMS
5 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.30%) MS Office
3 15 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (7.22%) SAP GRC
2 6 (2.17%) HFM
3 5 (1.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 5 (1.81%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.44%) SAP CO
4 4 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.08%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.08%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.72%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.72%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.72%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.36%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.36%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.36%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.36%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.36%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.39%) Firewall
2 22 (7.94%) Network Security
3 14 (5.05%) LAN
3 14 (5.05%) WAN
4 9 (3.25%) DNS
5 8 (2.89%) DHCP
6 7 (2.53%) LDAP
6 7 (2.53%) SAN
6 7 (2.53%) VPN
7 6 (2.17%) SSH
8 5 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (1.81%) FCoE
8 5 (1.81%) iSCSI
8 5 (1.81%) NAS
8 5 (1.81%) SSL
8 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (1.44%) FTP
9 4 (1.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.53%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.81%) Essbase
5 3 (1.08%) Big Data
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (0.72%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.72%) DB2
6 2 (0.72%) Hyperion Smart View
6 2 (0.72%) MySQL
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.72%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (3.25%) ClearCase
1 9 (3.25%) Subversion
2 7 (2.53%) LSMW
3 2 (0.72%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.36%) AppScan
4 1 (0.36%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.36%) GDB
4 1 (0.36%) MSI
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.36%) WinDbg
General
1 132 (47.65%) Finance
2 42 (15.16%) Banking
3 19 (6.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (5.42%) Law
4 15 (5.42%) Legal
5 14 (5.05%) Retail
5 14 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.97%) Investment Banking
7 10 (3.61%) French Language
8 8 (2.89%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.81%) German Language
10 4 (1.44%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.08%) Advertising
11 3 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.08%) Games
12 2 (0.72%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.72%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.36%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (18.77%) Analyst
2 47 (16.97%) Consultant
3 21 (7.58%) Architect
4 19 (6.86%) SAP Consultant
5 18 (6.50%) Administrator
5 18 (6.50%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.78%) Security Consultant
7 15 (5.42%) Compliance Manager
8 14 (5.05%) Configuration Manager
8 14 (5.05%) Software Configuration Manager
9 13 (4.69%) Security Architect
9 13 (4.69%) Software Manager
10 12 (4.33%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.33%) Test Analyst
11 11 (3.97%) Auditor
12 10 (3.61%) Business Analyst
12 10 (3.61%) IT Auditor
12 10 (3.61%) Network Engineer
12 10 (3.61%) Risk Analyst
12 10 (3.61%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.81%) Middleware
2 4 (1.44%) XML
3 3 (1.08%) .NET
3 3 (1.08%) HTML
3 3 (1.08%) jQuery
4 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) CSS
4 2 (0.72%) CSS3
4 2 (0.72%) HTML5
4 2 (0.72%) JSON
4 2 (0.72%) Modernizr
4 2 (0.72%) SAML
4 2 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.36%) COM
5 1 (0.36%) J2EE
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.39%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.22%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.14%) Fixed Income
5 12 (4.33%) FMCG
6 9 (3.25%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.89%) Equities
8 6 (2.17%) Data Conversion
8 6 (2.17%) Data Extraction
8 6 (2.17%) PKI
9 5 (1.81%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.08%) PMI
12 2 (0.72%) Chip and PIN
12 2 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.36%) Unix
2 36 (13.00%) Windows
3 19 (6.86%) Linux
4 14 (5.05%) AIX
5 10 (3.61%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.08%) HPUX
9 3 (1.08%) Solaris
10 2 (0.72%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.36%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.97%) ITIL
2 41 (14.80%) Information Security
3 39 (14.08%) Risk Management
4 38 (13.72%) Project Management
5 35 (12.64%) IT Audit
6 32 (11.55%) Service Management
7 31 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (10.47%) ERP
8 29 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (9.75%) Change Management
10 24 (8.66%) SDLC
11 23 (8.30%) Migration
12 19 (6.86%) Validation
13 18 (6.50%) Coaching
13 18 (6.50%) Data Protection
13 18 (6.50%) Identity Access Management
13 18 (6.50%) Internal Audit
14 17 (6.14%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (5.78%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (5.78%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.66%) SQL
2 16 (5.78%) Perl
3 15 (5.42%) Shell Script
4 7 (2.53%) C
5 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.72%) C#
8 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) Java
9 1 (0.36%) Jython
9 1 (0.36%) PHP
9 1 (0.36%) Python
9 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (15.16%) CISSP
2 36 (13.00%) CISA
3 27 (9.75%) Degree
4 24 (8.66%) CISM
5 18 (6.50%) CRISC
6 6 (2.17%) ACCA
7 5 (1.81%) CIMA
7 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.44%) CCNP
8 4 (1.44%) JNCIA
8 4 (1.44%) JNCIP
8 4 (1.44%) JNCIS
8 4 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.08%) CCNA
9 3 (1.08%) IISP
9 3 (1.08%) MBA
9 3 (1.08%) PhD
9 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.08%) SANS
10 2 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (14.80%) PCI DSS
2 31 (11.19%) SLA
3 28 (10.11%) COBIT
4 22 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (7.22%) GxP
6 11 (3.97%) Data Quality
7 9 (3.25%) HIPAA
7 9 (3.25%) QA
8 5 (1.81%) Basel II
8 5 (1.81%) Basel III
8 5 (1.81%) GMP
9 4 (1.44%) GCP
9 4 (1.44%) GLP
9 4 (1.44%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.72%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.72%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.17%) VMware ESX
2 6 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.81%) NFS
4 4 (1.44%) vSphere
5 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.36%) ACF2
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.72%) QRadar
3 2 (0.72%) SnapVault
3 2 (0.72%) WSUS
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.36%) Core Impact
4 1 (0.36%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) Nessus
4 1 (0.36%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.36%) Nmap
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.36%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.36%) zSecure
Vendors
1 60 (21.66%) SAP
2 25 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.22%) Oracle
4 14 (5.05%) Cisco
5 12 (4.33%) F5
6 9 (3.25%) Cyber-Ark
6 9 (3.25%) Hyperion
7 8 (2.89%) HP
7 8 (2.89%) IBM
7 8 (2.89%) VMware
8 7 (2.53%) Intel Security
8 7 (2.53%) Palo Alto
9 6 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.17%) Juniper
10 5 (1.81%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.81%) Brocade
11 4 (1.44%) Intel
11 4 (1.44%) ION Trading
11 4 (1.44%) NetApp
11 4 (1.44%) Veritas
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