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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 323 320 343
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 88 95 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.79% 4.62% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 43
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £140 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £38.50 £41.25 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +34.98%
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
1839 2057 2074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.79% 8.48% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1442 1370
Average daily rate £438 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £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 21 30 52
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.40 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.59 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +23 27 £470 +3.29% 2
Brentford - 2 £249 - 1
Feltham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (52.69%) Finance
2 49 (29.34%) Banking
3 42 (25.15%) ITIL
4 38 (22.75%) SQL
5 34 (20.36%) Information Security
6 33 (19.76%) Oracle
7 23 (13.77%) CISSP
8 22 (13.17%) Project Management
8 22 (13.17%) Risk Management
9 21 (12.57%) Investment Banking
9 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
10 20 (11.98%) Firewall
11 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
11 19 (11.38%) Windows
12 18 (10.78%) SharePoint
13 17 (10.18%) UNIX
13 17 (10.18%) UML
13 17 (10.18%) SAP
13 17 (10.18%) CISA
13 17 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (10.18%) Business Analysis
14 16 (9.58%) PCI DSS
14 16 (9.58%) Service Management
15 15 (8.98%) Java
16 14 (8.38%) Identity Management
16 14 (8.38%) Incident Management
17 13 (7.78%) CISM
17 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
17 13 (7.78%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (7.78%) Six Sigma

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.99%) IIS
3 9 (5.39%) CMS
3 9 (5.39%) Joomla!
4 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Office
2 10 (5.99%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.39%) InfoPath
4 8 (4.79%) PowerPivot
5 3 (1.80%) MS Project
5 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.60%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.98%) Firewall
2 11 (6.59%) VPN
3 10 (5.99%) Intranet
3 10 (5.99%) WAN
4 9 (5.39%) LAN
4 9 (5.39%) VoIP
4 9 (5.39%) MPLS
4 9 (5.39%) IP Telephony
4 9 (5.39%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (3.59%) SAN
6 4 (2.40%) ISDN
6 4 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.80%) Network Security
7 3 (1.80%) DNS
8 2 (1.20%) SSL
8 2 (1.20%) NetScreen
8 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.20%) SMTP
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.79%) ProClarity
3 8 (4.79%) QlikView
3 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) KDB
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.60%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) JMeter
3 1 (0.60%) JUnit
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (52.69%) Finance
2 49 (29.34%) Banking
3 21 (12.57%) Investment Banking
4 13 (7.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (7.19%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.59%) Advertising
7 5 (2.99%) Publishing
7 5 (2.99%) Retail
8 3 (1.80%) Billing
9 2 (1.20%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.20%) Legal
9 2 (1.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.60%) French Language
10 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (23.35%) Analyst
2 20 (11.98%) Consultant
3 19 (11.38%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.38%) Administrator
5 12 (7.19%) Developer
6 11 (6.59%) Architect
6 11 (6.59%) Support Analyst
7 9 (5.39%) Network Administrator
8 8 (4.79%) Network Support
8 8 (4.79%) Security Architect
8 8 (4.79%) Security Consultant
8 8 (4.79%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.79%) DBA
8 8 (4.79%) Cisco Administrator
8 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (4.19%) Cisco Support
9 7 (4.19%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.19%) Risk Manager
9 7 (4.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.59%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.99%) HTML
1 10 (5.99%) .NET
1 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET
1 10 (5.99%) .NET Framework
2 9 (5.39%) XML
2 9 (5.39%) XMPP
3 3 (1.80%) Middleware
4 1 (0.60%) FpML
4 1 (0.60%) LAMP
4 1 (0.60%) Xerces
4 1 (0.60%) Xalan
4 1 (0.60%) Ajax
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.60%) CORBA
4 1 (0.60%) XHTML
4 1 (0.60%) EDI
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.59%) E-Learning
3 10 (5.99%) Cryptography
3 10 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.99%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.39%) Economics
5 7 (4.19%) PKI
6 5 (2.99%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.80%) FMCG
8 2 (1.20%) iSeries
8 2 (1.20%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.20%) Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
9 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.60%) STB
9 1 (0.60%) PMI
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.38%) Windows
2 17 (10.18%) UNIX
3 10 (5.99%) Android
3 10 (5.99%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.99%) Linux
4 5 (2.99%) zOS
5 3 (1.80%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) Debian
6 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.60%) OpenSolaris
7 1 (0.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) SUSE
7 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.15%) ITIL
2 34 (20.36%) Information Security
3 22 (13.17%) Risk Management
3 22 (13.17%) Project Management
4 17 (10.18%) UML
4 17 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.18%) Business Analysis
5 16 (9.58%) Service Management
6 14 (8.38%) Identity Management
6 14 (8.38%) Incident Management
7 13 (7.78%) Six Sigma
8 11 (6.59%) Information Security Management
8 11 (6.59%) Security Management
8 11 (6.59%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (5.99%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.99%) ERP
9 10 (5.99%) Reverse Engineering
9 10 (5.99%) Waterfall
10 9 (5.39%) Change Control
10 9 (5.39%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.75%) SQL
2 15 (8.98%) Java
3 11 (6.59%) C#
3 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
4 10 (5.99%) Objective-C
5 7 (4.19%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.20%) C++
8 2 (1.20%) Perl
8 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.20%) VBScript
8 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.60%) C-shell
9 1 (0.60%) VB
9 1 (0.60%) Lisp
9 1 (0.60%) Korn
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (13.77%) CISSP
2 17 (10.18%) CISA
3 13 (7.78%) CISM
4 12 (7.19%) Degree
5 11 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (6.59%) CCNA
6 9 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.59%) PMP
7 6 (3.59%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.80%) ACCA
9 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.20%) MCSD
9 2 (1.20%) MCDBA
9 2 (1.20%) CIMA
10 1 (0.60%) GIAC
10 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.60%) VCP5
10 1 (0.60%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.58%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.79%) Solvency II
3 7 (4.19%) GxP
4 6 (3.59%) QA
5 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.80%) COBIT
6 3 (1.80%) GAAP
7 2 (1.20%) MiFID
7 2 (1.20%) EMIR
7 2 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.60%) GPG13
8 1 (0.60%) SLA
8 1 (0.60%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.60%) Basel III
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) ACF2
2 8 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.99%) RACF
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.20%) Snort
5 2 (1.20%) Squid
6 1 (0.60%) Xen
6 1 (0.60%) KVM
6 1 (0.60%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.60%) qmail
6 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.60%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.39%) OPNET
1 9 (5.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (3.59%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (2.40%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.60%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.60%) Nessus
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Oracle
2 19 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.18%) SAP
4 11 (6.59%) Cisco
5 9 (5.39%) IBM
5 9 (5.39%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.79%) Actuate
6 8 (4.79%) Informatica
7 4 (2.40%) CA
7 4 (2.40%) Sybase
8 3 (1.80%) Sun
8 3 (1.80%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.20%) Symantec
9 2 (1.20%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.20%) McAfee
9 2 (1.20%) Websense
9 2 (1.20%) VMware
9 2 (1.20%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.20%) Nokia
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Nakama
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
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