The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 326 318 341
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 82 97 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.51% 4.69% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 66 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £140 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £703
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £38.50 £43.00 £41.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% +2.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1819 2067 2083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.75% 8.51% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1456 1410
Average daily rate £425 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.30 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.62 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.75 £42.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.10 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.87% -12.50%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 24 £490 +7.69% 7
Brentford - 2 £249 - 1
Feltham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 88 (52.38%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Banking
3 42 (25.00%) ITIL
4 39 (23.21%) SQL
5 34 (20.24%) Oracle
5 34 (20.24%) Information Security
6 23 (13.69%) CISSP
7 22 (13.10%) Project Management
8 21 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 21 (12.50%) Investment Banking
9 20 (11.90%) Risk Management
9 20 (11.90%) Firewall
9 20 (11.90%) Windows
10 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
11 18 (10.71%) SharePoint
11 18 (10.71%) Business Analysis
12 17 (10.12%) UNIX
12 17 (10.12%) UML
12 17 (10.12%) CISA
12 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (9.52%) Service Management
13 16 (9.52%) PCI DSS
14 15 (8.93%) SAP
14 15 (8.93%) Java
15 14 (8.33%) Identity Management
15 14 (8.33%) Incident Management
16 13 (7.74%) CISM
16 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
17 12 (7.14%) Financial Institution
17 12 (7.14%) PL/SQL

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.95%) IIS
3 9 (5.36%) Joomla!
3 9 (5.36%) CMS
4 3 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Office
2 10 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.36%) InfoPath
4 8 (4.76%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.79%) MS Project
5 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.17%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.60%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.90%) Firewall
2 11 (6.55%) VPN
3 10 (5.95%) WAN
3 10 (5.95%) Intranet
4 9 (5.36%) Cisco IPT
4 9 (5.36%) MPLS
4 9 (5.36%) LAN
4 9 (5.36%) VoIP
4 9 (5.36%) IP Telephony
5 7 (4.17%) SAN
6 4 (2.38%) ISDN
6 4 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.79%) Network Security
7 3 (1.79%) DNS
8 2 (1.19%) SMTP
8 2 (1.19%) NetScreen
8 2 (1.19%) SSL
8 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.76%) ProClarity
3 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.76%) QlikView
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.38%) MySQL
6 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.60%) KDB
8 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.19%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.60%) JUnit
3 1 (0.60%) JMeter
General
1 88 (52.38%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Banking
3 21 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 12 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 11 (6.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.17%) Advertising
7 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.98%) Retail
8 5 (2.98%) Publishing
9 3 (1.79%) Billing
10 2 (1.19%) Legal
10 2 (1.19%) Back Office
10 2 (1.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.60%) Marketing
11 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.60%) French Language
11 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (23.81%) Analyst
2 20 (11.90%) Business Analyst
3 19 (11.31%) Consultant
4 16 (9.52%) Administrator
5 12 (7.14%) Developer
6 11 (6.55%) Architect
6 11 (6.55%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.36%) Network Administrator
7 9 (5.36%) DBA
8 8 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.76%) Network Support
8 8 (4.76%) Security Architect
8 8 (4.76%) Cisco Administrator
8 8 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (4.17%) Cisco Support
9 7 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.17%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.57%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.57%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) HTML
1 10 (5.95%) .NET
1 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET
1 10 (5.95%) .NET Framework
2 9 (5.36%) XMPP
2 9 (5.36%) XML
3 3 (1.79%) Middleware
4 1 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.60%) Ajax
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.60%) JSON
4 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.60%) LINQ
4 1 (0.60%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) wxWidgets
4 1 (0.60%) FpML
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.55%) E-Learning
3 10 (5.95%) Cryptography
3 10 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.36%) Economics
5 7 (4.17%) PKI
6 5 (2.98%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.79%) FMCG
8 2 (1.19%) iSeries
8 2 (1.19%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.19%) Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
9 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.90%) Windows
2 17 (10.12%) UNIX
3 10 (5.95%) Android
3 10 (5.95%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.98%) zOS
4 5 (2.98%) Linux
5 3 (1.79%) Solaris
6 2 (1.19%) Debian
6 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) OpenSolaris
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.00%) ITIL
2 34 (20.24%) Information Security
3 22 (13.10%) Project Management
4 20 (11.90%) Risk Management
5 18 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 17 (10.12%) UML
6 17 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.52%) Service Management
8 14 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 14 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.14%) Six Sigma
10 11 (6.55%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (6.55%) Information Security Management
10 11 (6.55%) Security Management
11 10 (5.95%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.95%) Reverse Engineering
11 10 (5.95%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.36%) Quality Management
12 9 (5.36%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.21%) SQL
2 15 (8.93%) Java
3 12 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.55%) C#
5 10 (5.95%) Objective-C
6 7 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.79%) C
9 2 (1.19%) Python
9 2 (1.19%) C++
9 2 (1.19%) Perl
9 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.19%) VBScript
9 2 (1.19%) Ruby
9 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.60%) Korn
10 1 (0.60%) C-shell
10 1 (0.60%) Lisp
10 1 (0.60%) VB
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (13.69%) CISSP
2 17 (10.12%) CISA
3 13 (7.74%) CISM
4 12 (7.14%) Degree
5 11 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.55%) CCNA
6 9 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.57%) PMP
7 6 (3.57%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.79%) ACCA
9 2 (1.19%) CIMA
9 2 (1.19%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.19%) MCSD
9 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.60%) VCP5
10 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.60%) CCNP
10 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.60%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.76%) Solvency II
3 6 (3.57%) QA
4 5 (2.98%) GxP
5 4 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.79%) COBIT
6 3 (1.79%) GAAP
7 2 (1.19%) MiFID
7 2 (1.19%) EMIR
7 2 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.60%) Basel III
8 1 (0.60%) GPG13
8 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.36%) ACF2
1 9 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.98%) RACF
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.19%) Snort
4 2 (1.19%) Squid
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) KVM
5 1 (0.60%) Xen
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) qmail
5 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.60%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (5.36%) OPNET
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (2.98%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Nessus
5 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (20.24%) Oracle
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.93%) SAP
4 11 (6.55%) Cisco
5 10 (5.95%) IBM
6 9 (5.36%) SolarWinds
7 8 (4.76%) Actuate
7 8 (4.76%) Informatica
8 4 (2.38%) Sybase
8 4 (2.38%) CA
9 3 (1.79%) Sun
9 3 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.79%) VMware
10 2 (1.19%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.19%) Symantec
10 2 (1.19%) McAfee
10 2 (1.19%) Websense
10 2 (1.19%) HP
10 2 (1.19%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.19%) Nokia
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago