The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.03% 10.47% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 15
Median daily rate £475 £358 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.86% +1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £195 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £451
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 - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Aveksa
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Access Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Aveksa
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec