The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 59 50
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.15% 1.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.12% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £398 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 89 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.07% 13.38% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 58 46
Median daily rate £325 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% +4.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) CGEIT
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) CRISC
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) COBIT
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
4 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) IAG
5 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Derivative
5 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Banking

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technology Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Internal Audit
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CGEIT
1 4 (80.00%) CISA
1 4 (80.00%) CRISC
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) IAG
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft