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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 379 351 358
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 27 60 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.33% 2.97% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 46 34
Average daily rate £338 £394 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £148 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £525 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -68.92%
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
2025 2018 2076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.53% 9.62% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1392 1375
Average daily rate £463 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 30
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £76.30 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +35 3 £325 +83.09% 6
Croydon - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £275 -
Brentford +4 1 £450 +8.43%
Feltham - 1 £500 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 44 (37.61%) Risk Management
2 43 (36.75%) Finance
3 33 (28.21%) ITIL
4 32 (27.35%) SAP
5 31 (26.50%) CISSP
6 21 (17.95%) ERP
7 20 (17.09%) Information Security
7 20 (17.09%) PCI DSS
8 19 (16.24%) Management Information System
9 18 (15.38%) CISA
9 18 (15.38%) Banking
10 17 (14.53%) CISM
11 16 (13.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (13.68%) IT Audit
12 15 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (11.97%) Legal
13 14 (11.97%) MS Office
14 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 13 (11.11%) GxP
14 13 (11.11%) Incident Management
14 13 (11.11%) FMCG
14 13 (11.11%) CRISC
14 13 (11.11%) Internal Audit
15 12 (10.26%) Data Privacy
15 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (10.26%) Process Improvement
15 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
15 12 (10.26%) Six Sigma
15 12 (10.26%) Symantec

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (2.56%) CMS
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.85%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.85%) Documentum
3 1 (0.85%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Office
2 13 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) SAP GRC
2 3 (2.56%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.71%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) PaaS
2 5 (4.27%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.42%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) DNS
5 2 (1.71%) ISDN
5 2 (1.71%) MPLS
5 2 (1.71%) Network Security
5 2 (1.71%) PBX
5 2 (1.71%) PSTN
5 2 (1.71%) SAN
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.85%) LAN
6 1 (0.85%) SNMP
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) Big Data
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.56%) Pentaho
4 2 (1.71%) DB2
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.85%) Redis
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 43 (36.75%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Banking
3 16 (13.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (11.97%) Legal
5 8 (6.84%) Advertising
5 8 (6.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (5.98%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.42%) Publishing
8 3 (2.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.85%) Back Office
9 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.85%) Front Office
9 1 (0.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (30.77%) Consultant
2 27 (23.08%) Analyst
3 15 (12.82%) Risk Consultant
3 15 (12.82%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) Security Consultant
5 12 (10.26%) Architect
5 12 (10.26%) Compliance Consultant
6 9 (7.69%) Audit Consultant
6 9 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 8 (6.84%) Risk Manager
7 8 (6.84%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.98%) Compliance Manager
8 7 (5.98%) SOC Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Administrator
9 6 (5.13%) Auditor
9 6 (5.13%) IT Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Governance Manager
10 5 (4.27%) IT Risk Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) SAP TM
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (11.11%) FMCG
4 10 (8.55%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.98%) CESG
6 4 (3.42%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.56%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) AS400
9 1 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.85%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.85%) PMI
9 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Linux
1 8 (6.84%) Unix
2 7 (5.98%) Solaris
3 5 (4.27%) Windows
4 2 (1.71%) AIX
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.61%) Risk Management
2 33 (28.21%) ITIL
3 21 (17.95%) ERP
4 20 (17.09%) Information Security
5 16 (13.68%) IT Audit
6 13 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 13 (11.11%) Internal Audit
7 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (10.26%) Data Privacy
7 12 (10.26%) ITSM
7 12 (10.26%) Process Improvement
7 12 (10.26%) Six Sigma
8 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.40%) Service Management
8 11 (9.40%) SIEM
9 10 (8.55%) Project Management
10 9 (7.69%) Change Management
10 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.84%) Analytics
11 8 (6.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.42%) C
2 1 (0.85%) Perl
2 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (26.50%) CISSP
2 18 (15.38%) CISA
3 17 (14.53%) CISM
4 13 (11.11%) CRISC
5 11 (9.40%) Degree
6 7 (5.98%) CEH
6 7 (5.98%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (5.98%) GCIA
6 7 (5.98%) GCIH
7 4 (3.42%) CCNA
7 4 (3.42%) CCSA
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.42%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.56%) CCSE
9 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.71%) SANS
9 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.85%) ACCA
10 1 (0.85%) CIMA
10 1 (0.85%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.09%) PCI DSS
2 15 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (11.11%) GxP
4 10 (8.55%) COBIT
4 10 (8.55%) QA
5 7 (5.98%) COSO
6 3 (2.56%) GPG13
6 3 (2.56%) SLA
7 2 (1.71%) BS7799
7 2 (1.71%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.71%) SAS 70
7 2 (1.71%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.85%) Basel II
8 1 (0.85%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.85%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) ACF2
2 1 (0.85%) NFS
2 1 (0.85%) RACF
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) RSA enVision
1 7 (5.98%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.85%) zSecure
Vendors
1 32 (27.35%) SAP
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.26%) Symantec
3 10 (8.55%) Juniper
3 10 (8.55%) Sourcefire
4 7 (5.98%) F5
4 7 (5.98%) Fortinet
4 7 (5.98%) NetWitness
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) Qualys
5 4 (3.42%) Cisco
5 4 (3.42%) Intel Security
6 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.56%) FireEye
6 3 (2.56%) Google
6 3 (2.56%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.71%) Platfora
7 2 (1.71%) Reuters
7 2 (1.71%) Varonis
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago