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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 352 327 343
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +16
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 50 77 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.93% 3.97% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 27
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£400 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £290 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £625 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £75.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +276.00%
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
1704 1938 1604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.97% 8.65% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1319 1087
Average daily rate £450 £450 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 35
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.05 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £75.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +6 18 £388 -13.88% 5
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 51 (41.13%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Banking
3 31 (25.00%) ITIL
4 27 (21.77%) Windows
5 21 (16.94%) Cisco
5 21 (16.94%) Business Analysis
6 18 (14.52%) Investment Banking
6 18 (14.52%) Project Management
7 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
7 17 (13.71%) LAN
7 17 (13.71%) Information Security
7 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (12.90%) SAP
9 14 (11.29%) Oracle
9 14 (11.29%) VPN
10 13 (10.48%) UNIX
10 13 (10.48%) Quality Management
11 12 (9.68%) Dodd-Frank
12 11 (8.87%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (8.87%) Lync
12 11 (8.87%) Wireless
12 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
13 10 (8.06%) Risk Management
13 10 (8.06%) Incident Management
13 10 (8.06%) PCI DSS
13 10 (8.06%) Matrix Management
14 9 (7.26%) Migration
14 9 (7.26%) SQL
14 9 (7.26%) ERP

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (8.87%) Lync
2 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.23%) IIS
4 3 (2.42%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
3 7 (5.65%) MS Project
3 7 (5.65%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.42%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) LAN
2 14 (11.29%) VPN
3 11 (8.87%) Wireless
4 8 (6.45%) IP Telephony
4 8 (6.45%) Cisco IPT
4 8 (6.45%) Firewall
5 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.84%) Network Security
6 6 (4.84%) WAN
7 5 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.23%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.23%) SAN
9 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.42%) Internet
10 2 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.61%) SSL
11 1 (0.81%) DNS
11 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) SAP BW
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.61%) DataStage
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.81%) DB2
3 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) PeopleTools
1 3 (2.42%) Toad
2 2 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 51 (41.13%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Banking
3 18 (14.52%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.84%) Retail
6 4 (3.23%) Advertising
7 3 (2.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.61%) Billing
8 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Back Office
9 1 (0.81%) Local Government
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (44.35%) Analyst
2 25 (20.16%) Consultant
3 22 (17.74%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (8.87%) Security Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Administrator
7 7 (5.65%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Network Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.84%) Network Security Consultant
9 5 (4.03%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Server Administrator
9 5 (4.03%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) SAP GRC Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.23%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) XML
2 3 (2.42%) HTML
2 3 (2.42%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.81%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.87%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.84%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.03%) Replication
5 5 (4.03%) Clustering
6 4 (3.23%) FMCG
6 4 (3.23%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.23%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.42%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.61%) iSeries
8 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.61%) DTCC
8 2 (1.61%) Equities
9 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.81%) Derivative
9 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.77%) Windows
2 13 (10.48%) UNIX
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.23%) zOS
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.00%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Business Analysis
3 18 (14.52%) Project Management
4 17 (13.71%) Information Security
5 13 (10.48%) Quality Management
6 11 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.06%) Risk Management
7 10 (8.06%) Incident Management
7 10 (8.06%) Matrix Management
8 9 (7.26%) Migration
8 9 (7.26%) ERP
9 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.84%) SAP Security
11 6 (4.84%) Workflow
12 5 (4.03%) Data Protection
13 4 (3.23%) Change Control
13 4 (3.23%) Mentoring
13 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.26%) SQL
2 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.23%) C#
4 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.42%) SQR
4 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.42%) VBScript
5 1 (0.81%) Korn
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) A+ Certification
2 7 (5.65%) CCNP
2 7 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.84%) CISA
3 6 (4.84%) CISSP
4 5 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.03%) CCNA
5 4 (3.23%) MCSE
5 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.23%) ACCA
5 4 (3.23%) CIMA
6 3 (2.42%) CCSE
7 2 (1.61%) QiCA
7 2 (1.61%) CISM
8 1 (0.81%) MBA
8 1 (0.81%) GIAC
8 1 (0.81%) GSEC
8 1 (0.81%) Degree
8 1 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.81%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.65%) COBIT
3 7 (5.65%) QA
4 6 (4.84%) GPG13
4 6 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (2.42%) SLA
5 3 (2.42%) HIPAA
6 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.81%) BS7799
7 1 (0.81%) GAAP
7 1 (0.81%) GxP
7 1 (0.81%) EMIR
7 1 (0.81%) Basel III
7 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) Squid
2 5 (4.03%) Snort
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Server
3 4 (3.23%) XenApp
3 4 (3.23%) vSphere
3 4 (3.23%) ACF2
3 4 (3.23%) RACF
4 2 (1.61%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.81%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) HP SIM
1 4 (3.23%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.81%) Control-M
3 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Cisco
2 17 (13.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.90%) SAP
4 14 (11.29%) Oracle
5 9 (7.26%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.45%) Juniper
6 8 (6.45%) Remedy
6 8 (6.45%) IBM
6 8 (6.45%) Sourcefire
7 7 (5.65%) Blue Coat
8 6 (4.84%) HP
9 5 (4.03%) Websense
9 5 (4.03%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.23%) Citrix
10 4 (3.23%) VMware
11 3 (2.42%) Lotus
11 3 (2.42%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (2.42%) F5
12 2 (1.61%) Sybase
12 2 (1.61%) EMC
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