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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -68.92%
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
171 117 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.59% 10.35% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 54
Average daily rate £420 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.18% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.99 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% -7.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (60.00%) SSAE 16
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) CISA
4 2 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) CISMP
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Val IT
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Auditor
1 3 (60.00%) IT Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) Security Auditor
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISMP
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 3 (60.00%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (60.00%) SSAE 16
3 1 (20.00%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow