The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 356 356 357
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 74 90 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.34% 3.99% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 57
Median daily rate £440 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2217 2253 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.72% 9.67% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1593 1518 1668
Median daily rate £463 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 35
Median hourly rate £16.66 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.90 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.57 £87.25 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 15 £475 +11.76% 2
Feltham - 1 £550 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 75 (50.68%) Finance
2 41 (27.70%) SAP
3 36 (24.32%) ITIL
4 35 (23.65%) Banking
5 28 (18.92%) Risk Management
6 25 (16.89%) Information Security
7 24 (16.22%) CISA
7 24 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (14.86%) CISSP
9 21 (14.19%) Windows
9 21 (14.19%) Project Management
10 20 (13.51%) Unix
10 20 (13.51%) Change Management
11 19 (12.84%) Service Management
12 18 (12.16%) ERP
12 18 (12.16%) COBIT
12 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (11.49%) IT Audit
13 17 (11.49%) SLA
13 17 (11.49%) Linux
13 17 (11.49%) Fixed Income
14 15 (10.14%) MS Excel
14 15 (10.14%) CRISC
15 14 (9.46%) MS Office
15 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
16 13 (8.78%) CISM
16 13 (8.78%) Legal
16 13 (8.78%) Migration
16 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
17 12 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS Office
3 6 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) SAP GRC
2 5 (3.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 4 (2.70%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.70%) SAP FI
3 4 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.03%) HFM
5 2 (1.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (1.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.08%) Firewall
2 8 (5.41%) DNS
3 5 (3.38%) DHCP
3 5 (3.38%) FCoE
3 5 (3.38%) iSCSI
3 5 (3.38%) NAS
3 5 (3.38%) SAN
3 5 (3.38%) SSH
4 4 (2.70%) FTP
4 4 (2.70%) LDAP
5 3 (2.03%) Network Security
5 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.35%) Internet
6 2 (1.35%) LAN
6 2 (1.35%) MPLS
6 2 (1.35%) VPN
6 2 (1.35%) WAN
7 1 (0.68%) 802.11
7 1 (0.68%) DMZ
7 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.38%) Essbase
2 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.35%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.68%) DB2
4 1 (0.68%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
1 1 (0.68%) LSMW
1 1 (0.68%) MSI
1 1 (0.68%) TestDirector
General
1 75 (50.68%) Finance
2 35 (23.65%) Banking
3 13 (8.78%) Legal
4 12 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (7.43%) Investment Banking
6 8 (5.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.38%) French Language
8 4 (2.70%) Publishing
9 3 (2.03%) Back Office
9 3 (2.03%) Retail
10 2 (1.35%) Advertising
10 2 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.35%) Front Office
10 2 (1.35%) Games
11 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.68%) German Language
11 1 (0.68%) Law
11 1 (0.68%) Local Government
11 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (20.95%) Analyst
2 28 (18.92%) Consultant
3 12 (8.11%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (8.11%) Security Consultant
3 12 (8.11%) Test Analyst
4 9 (6.08%) Administrator
4 9 (6.08%) IT Analyst
4 9 (6.08%) IT Risk Analyst
4 9 (6.08%) Risk Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) SAP Test Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) Security Manager
6 7 (4.73%) Audit Analyst
6 7 (4.73%) Developer
6 7 (4.73%) IT Manager
6 7 (4.73%) SOX Analyst
6 7 (4.73%) Test Manager
7 6 (4.05%) IT Governance Analyst
7 6 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) Middleware
2 2 (1.35%) XML
2 2 (1.35%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.68%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.68%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.68%) J2EE
3 1 (0.68%) JMS
3 1 (0.68%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.49%) Fixed Income
3 10 (6.76%) Equities
4 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.41%) FMCG
5 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.38%) PKI
7 3 (2.03%) CESG
7 3 (2.03%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.35%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.35%) iSeries
8 2 (1.35%) PMI
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.68%) Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.19%) Windows
2 20 (13.51%) Unix
3 17 (11.49%) Linux
4 8 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) AIX
7 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.03%) Solaris
8 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.68%) HPUX
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.32%) ITIL
2 28 (18.92%) Risk Management
3 25 (16.89%) Information Security
4 24 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (14.19%) Project Management
6 20 (13.51%) Change Management
7 19 (12.84%) Service Management
8 18 (12.16%) ERP
9 17 (11.49%) IT Audit
10 13 (8.78%) Migration
11 11 (7.43%) Coaching
11 11 (7.43%) Data Migration
11 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.76%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.76%) Capacity Management
12 10 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.76%) Data Management
12 10 (6.76%) Integration Testing
12 10 (6.76%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (6.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.11%) SQL
2 9 (6.08%) Perl
3 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) Jython
4 1 (0.68%) Python
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) CISA
2 22 (14.86%) CISSP
3 15 (10.14%) CRISC
4 13 (8.78%) CISM
5 11 (7.43%) Degree
6 5 (3.38%) CGEIT
7 3 (2.03%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (2.03%) CLAS
7 3 (2.03%) ISSAP
7 3 (2.03%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ACCA
8 1 (0.68%) GISP
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PMP
8 1 (0.68%) VCAP
8 1 (0.68%) VCP5
8 1 (0.68%) VCP6
8 1 (0.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.16%) COBIT
2 17 (11.49%) SLA
3 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
4 10 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (6.08%) GxP
6 5 (3.38%) Basel III
6 5 (3.38%) Data Quality
6 5 (3.38%) SAS 70
7 3 (2.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (2.03%) JSP 440
7 3 (2.03%) QA
8 2 (1.35%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.68%) GAAP
9 1 (0.68%) GCP
9 1 (0.68%) GLP
9 1 (0.68%) GMP
9 1 (0.68%) GPG13
9 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.73%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.38%) NFS
3 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (3.38%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.70%) RSA Archer
2 4 (2.70%) SnapVault
3 3 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.35%) SCCM
4 2 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (0.68%) Control-M
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.68%) QRadar
5 1 (0.68%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) SAP
2 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.08%) Oracle
4 8 (5.41%) VMware
5 5 (3.38%) HP
5 5 (3.38%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (2.70%) IBM
6 4 (2.70%) NetApp
6 4 (2.70%) Sybase
6 4 (2.70%) Symantec
7 3 (2.03%) Cisco
7 3 (2.03%) Intel Security
7 3 (2.03%) Qualys
7 3 (2.03%) Veritas
8 2 (1.35%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.35%) Citrix
8 2 (1.35%) F5
9 1 (0.68%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) Niku
London
PCR
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £440 - £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday