The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 80 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.36% 1.86% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
112 215 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.88% 13.31% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 161 86
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £591 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Database Security
5 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) IVR
6 2 (14.29%) CISA
6 2 (14.29%) CISM
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) FTP
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) SSH
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Compliance Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
1 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Risk Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) IT Risk Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Security Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Security Technical Architect
2 2 (14.29%) SOX Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (21.43%) Data Security
2 3 (21.43%) Database Security
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCVP
3 1 (7.14%) MAPM
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) Basel II
4 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ACF2
1 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (7.14%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk