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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 348 367 337
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 72 69 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.65% 3.26% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 73
Median daily rate £488 £450 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
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
1973 2114 2202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.24% 9.08% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1514 1535
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 22
Median hourly rate £20.87 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.40 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £107.00 £48.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +42 12 £500 +11.11% 2
Brentford +10 8 £245 -42.47%
Feltham - 2 £525 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 26 (26.00%) SAP
3 24 (24.00%) Banking
4 21 (21.00%) Risk Management
5 20 (20.00%) ITIL
6 19 (19.00%) CISSP
7 17 (17.00%) Information Security
8 16 (16.00%) PCI DSS
9 15 (15.00%) CISA
10 14 (14.00%) Service Management
11 13 (13.00%) Unix
11 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (12.00%) ERP
12 12 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (11.00%) Windows
13 11 (11.00%) Risk Analysis
14 10 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 10 (10.00%) IT Audit
15 9 (9.00%) SDLC
15 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
15 9 (9.00%) SAP GRC
15 9 (9.00%) CRISC
15 9 (9.00%) Degree
15 9 (9.00%) Incident Management
15 9 (9.00%) Test Management
15 9 (9.00%) Perl
15 9 (9.00%) Linux
15 9 (9.00%) Project Management
15 9 (9.00%) Legal
16 8 (8.00%) Management Information System

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 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.00%) DNS
2 4 (4.00%) Firewall
2 4 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.00%) FCoE
3 3 (3.00%) Internet
3 3 (3.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (3.00%) MPLS
3 3 (3.00%) NAS
3 3 (3.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.00%) FTP
4 2 (2.00%) ISDN
4 2 (2.00%) LDAP
4 2 (2.00%) Network Security
4 2 (2.00%) PBX
4 2 (2.00%) PSTN
4 2 (2.00%) SSH
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (1.00%) LAN
5 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.00%) Selenium
2 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (38.00%) Finance
2 24 (24.00%) Banking
3 12 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (9.00%) Legal
5 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (6.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.00%) Back Office
7 4 (4.00%) Publishing
8 2 (2.00%) Retail
9 1 (1.00%) Advertising
9 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.00%) Front Office
9 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (21.00%) Consultant
2 18 (18.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) Security Consultant
4 9 (9.00%) Audit Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) IT Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) IT Risk Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) Risk Analyst
4 9 (9.00%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) SAP Manager
5 7 (7.00%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Governance Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) IT Governance Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.00%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.00%) SOX Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Compliance Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.00%) SOX Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) XML
1 2 (2.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.00%) FMCG
4 6 (6.00%) Equities
5 4 (4.00%) CESG
5 4 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.00%) PKI
7 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.00%) Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.00%) iPad
8 1 (1.00%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.00%) Unix
2 11 (11.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) Linux
4 5 (5.00%) AIX
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.00%) Solaris
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Risk Management
2 20 (20.00%) ITIL
3 17 (17.00%) Information Security
4 14 (14.00%) Service Management
5 12 (12.00%) ERP
6 11 (11.00%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (10.00%) IT Audit
8 9 (9.00%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.00%) Project Management
8 9 (9.00%) SDLC
8 9 (9.00%) Test Management
9 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.00%) Change Management
9 7 (7.00%) SAP Security
9 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.00%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.00%) Order to Cash
10 6 (6.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.00%) Perl
2 7 (7.00%) SQL
3 5 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) Java
5 1 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) CISSP
2 15 (15.00%) CISA
3 9 (9.00%) CRISC
3 9 (9.00%) Degree
4 7 (7.00%) CGEIT
4 7 (7.00%) CISM
5 4 (4.00%) CEH
5 4 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (4.00%) CLAS
5 4 (4.00%) GCIA
5 4 (4.00%) GCIH
5 4 (4.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.00%) CCAA
6 1 (1.00%) IISP
6 1 (1.00%) ISEB
6 1 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.00%) MCSA
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) PCI DSS
2 10 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.00%) COBIT
3 8 (8.00%) GxP
4 4 (4.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (4.00%) JSP 440
4 4 (4.00%) SLA
5 3 (3.00%) QA
6 2 (2.00%) BS7799
6 2 (2.00%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 1 (1.00%) GPG13
7 1 (1.00%) ISO27005
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (3.00%) NFS
1 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) RSA Archer
2 5 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.00%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (3.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.00%) SnapVault
5 1 (1.00%) Control-M
5 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.00%) QRadar
5 1 (1.00%) RSA enVision
5 1 (1.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Symantec
4 4 (4.00%) Cisco
4 4 (4.00%) FireEye
4 4 (4.00%) NetWitness
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle
4 4 (4.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) NetApp
5 3 (3.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.00%) Avaya
6 2 (2.00%) BT
6 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix
6 2 (2.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (2.00%) F5
6 2 (2.00%) Juniper
6 2 (2.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.00%) Sybase
7 1 (1.00%) Fortinet
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day Initial 3 Month Contract - likely extended
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £441 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive + Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago