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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 107 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.066% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.85% 2.15% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £130 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.74% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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
118 186 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.77% 13.81% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 140 88
Median daily rate £400 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £135 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.93 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -13.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

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 24 May 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 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) COBIT
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (42.86%) SSAE 16
4 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) CISMP
5 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Val IT
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) BMC
5 1 (14.29%) Unix

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 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Auditor
1 3 (42.86%) IT Auditor
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (28.57%) Security Auditor
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Auditor
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
4 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Auditing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISMP
3 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
2 3 (42.86%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (42.86%) SSAE 16
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow