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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 88 80
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.99% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £430 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +290.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £420 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +176.31%

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
109 167 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.76% 12.23% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 119 113
Median daily rate £375 £405 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £294 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +80.85%

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 28 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) QRadar
4 1 (16.67%) IFRS
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II

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 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) SSH
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Data Security
1 2 (33.33%) Database Security
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Basel II
2 1 (16.67%) IFRS
2 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CyberArk
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk