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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / London
Rank 355 388 355
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 41 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.98% 1.48% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 42
Median daily rate £470 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.74% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £305 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £420 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2075 2095 2050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.73% 9.77% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1440 1434 1397
Median daily rate £498 £470 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 20
Median hourly rate £23.34 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £34.00 £97.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +2 8 £425 +3.03% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 50 (50.00%) Finance
2 24 (24.00%) CISSP
3 23 (23.00%) Risk Management
3 23 (23.00%) CISA
3 23 (23.00%) Information Security
4 21 (21.00%) SAP
4 21 (21.00%) ERP
4 21 (21.00%) IT Audit
5 19 (19.00%) Project Management
5 19 (19.00%) Banking
6 18 (18.00%) ITIL
7 17 (17.00%) PCI DSS
7 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (16.00%) SLA
9 13 (13.00%) Unix
9 13 (13.00%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (11.00%) Identity Access Management
12 10 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (10.00%) Windows
13 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.00%) SOA
13 9 (9.00%) Degree
13 9 (9.00%) FMCG
13 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
13 9 (9.00%) Remediation Plan

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 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (7.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.00%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Akamai
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Firewall
1 6 (6.00%) LAN
1 6 (6.00%) WAN
2 4 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (4.00%) SSH
2 4 (4.00%) Wireless
3 3 (3.00%) Network Security
3 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) WebEx
4 2 (2.00%) 802.11
4 2 (2.00%) DHCP
4 2 (2.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.00%) FCoE
4 2 (2.00%) FTP
4 2 (2.00%) LDAP
4 2 (2.00%) NAS
4 2 (2.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.00%) Skype
4 2 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) Big Data
2 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.00%) DB2
5 2 (2.00%) Essbase
5 2 (2.00%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.00%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MSI
General
1 50 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (19.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (8.00%) Legal
5 6 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (6.00%) Retail
6 5 (5.00%) Retail Banking
7 4 (4.00%) Law
8 3 (3.00%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (3.00%) French Language
8 3 (3.00%) German Language
8 3 (3.00%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (1.00%) Advertising
9 1 (1.00%) Front Office
9 1 (1.00%) Games
9 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.00%) Marketing
9 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Analyst
2 17 (17.00%) Consultant
3 8 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 7 (7.00%) Auditor
4 7 (7.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) IT Auditor
4 7 (7.00%) Risk Officer
5 6 (6.00%) Risk Consultant
5 6 (6.00%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Architect
7 4 (4.00%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Design Specialist
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.00%) Voice Specialist
8 3 (3.00%) Compliance Consultant
8 3 (3.00%) HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Middleware
2 2 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (1.00%) COM
3 1 (1.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.00%) ISPF
3 1 (1.00%) J2EE
3 1 (1.00%) JMS
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
3 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.00%) FMCG
4 8 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.00%) Equities
5 5 (5.00%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.00%) PKI
6 4 (4.00%) PMI
7 3 (3.00%) Credit Risk
7 3 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.00%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.00%) CESG
8 2 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.00%) iSeries
8 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.00%) Clustering
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Unix
2 10 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.00%) Information Security
1 23 (23.00%) Risk Management
2 21 (21.00%) ERP
2 21 (21.00%) IT Audit
3 19 (19.00%) Project Management
4 18 (18.00%) ITIL
5 13 (13.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.00%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.00%) Remediation Plan
8 9 (9.00%) SOA
9 8 (8.00%) Security Operations
10 7 (7.00%) Change Management
10 7 (7.00%) Validation
11 6 (6.00%) Migration
11 6 (6.00%) Security Management
11 6 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.00%) C
2 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (1.00%) JCL
4 1 (1.00%) Jython
4 1 (1.00%) VB
4 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) CISSP
2 23 (23.00%) CISA
3 9 (9.00%) Degree
4 8 (8.00%) CISM
5 7 (7.00%) ACCA
5 7 (7.00%) CRISC
6 6 (6.00%) CIMA
7 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.00%) CCFP
8 2 (2.00%) EnCE
8 2 (2.00%) GCFA
8 2 (2.00%) GCIA
8 2 (2.00%) GPEN
8 2 (2.00%) GREM
8 2 (2.00%) SSCP
9 1 (1.00%) CLAS
9 1 (1.00%) GISP
9 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.00%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.00%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.00%) PCI DSS
2 16 (16.00%) SLA
3 10 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (8.00%) COBIT
5 4 (4.00%) GxP
5 4 (4.00%) Solvency II
6 3 (3.00%) GCP
6 3 (3.00%) GDPR
6 3 (3.00%) GLP
6 3 (3.00%) GMP
7 2 (2.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (2.00%) IFRS
7 2 (2.00%) IFRS 9
7 2 (2.00%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (2.00%) JSP 440
8 1 (1.00%) ISO27002
8 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.00%) vSphere
3 2 (2.00%) NFS
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.00%) ACF2
4 1 (1.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.00%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.00%) Sysprep
2 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (21.00%) SAP
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.00%) Cisco
4 5 (5.00%) CyberArk
4 5 (5.00%) IBM
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle
5 4 (4.00%) F5
5 4 (4.00%) Meraki
5 4 (4.00%) Palo Alto
5 4 (4.00%) Sybase
6 3 (3.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) Cognos
7 2 (2.00%) HP
7 2 (2.00%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.00%) Informatica
7 2 (2.00%) NetApp
7 2 (2.00%) Veeam
7 2 (2.00%) Workday
7 2 (2.00%) WorldPay
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