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 August 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 Aug 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 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £109.00
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
23 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.68% 13.65% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 16
Median daily rate £375 £339 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £211 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

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 August 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aveksa
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Access Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Aveksa
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec