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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 342 321 309
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 69 85 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.72% 4.44% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 57
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +60.41%
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
1855 1913 1984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.93% 8.22% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1361 1396
Average daily rate £475 £450 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 34
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £23.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.00 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.15 £50.00 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.21 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +6.34%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
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 -16 14 £438 -2.77% 8
Brentford +4 3 £425 +60.37%
Uxbridge -2 2 £425 +68.31%
Canary Wharf - 1 £300 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (42.50%) Finance
2 38 (31.67%) ITIL
3 27 (22.50%) Banking
4 26 (21.67%) Windows
5 24 (20.00%) SAP
5 24 (20.00%) ERP
6 19 (15.83%) Risk Management
7 17 (14.17%) Project Management
7 17 (14.17%) Oracle
8 16 (13.33%) LAN
8 16 (13.33%) Data Protection
9 15 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (12.50%) UNIX
9 15 (12.50%) Information Security
10 14 (11.67%) CISSP
10 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (10.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.83%) Manufacturing
12 12 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 12 (10.00%) Cisco
12 12 (10.00%) COBIT
13 11 (9.17%) FMCG
13 11 (9.17%) IBM
13 11 (9.17%) Remedy
13 11 (9.17%) Investment Banking
14 10 (8.33%) Firewall
14 10 (8.33%) HP
14 10 (8.33%) SQL
15 9 (7.50%) VPN

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (5.83%) Lync
2 4 (3.33%) IIS
2 4 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
3 5 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.50%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.67%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.83%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) LAN
2 10 (8.33%) Firewall
3 9 (7.50%) WAN
3 9 (7.50%) VPN
3 9 (7.50%) SAN
4 7 (5.83%) Wireless
5 6 (5.00%) VLAN
6 5 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 5 (4.17%) DNS
7 4 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.50%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.50%) NAS
8 3 (2.50%) FCoE
9 2 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.83%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.67%) QlikView
5 2 (1.67%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.67%) DataStage
6 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) PeopleTools
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 51 (42.50%) Finance
2 27 (22.50%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (10.83%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.17%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.83%) Advertising
6 5 (4.17%) Legal
7 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.83%) International Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Retail
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
9 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Analyst
2 22 (18.33%) Consultant
3 17 (14.17%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.00%) Administrator
5 9 (7.50%) Risk Consultant
5 9 (7.50%) Compliance Consultant
6 8 (6.67%) Server Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Service Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Security Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.83%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 6 (5.00%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.17%) DBA
9 5 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (3.33%) Team Leader
10 4 (3.33%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) XML
2 3 (2.50%) HTML
2 3 (2.50%) .NET
2 3 (2.50%) Middleware
3 2 (1.67%) XML Messaging
3 2 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.83%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.17%) FMCG
4 8 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.83%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.33%) Replication
6 4 (3.33%) Clustering
6 4 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 4 (3.33%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.50%) PKI
7 3 (2.50%) DTCC
7 3 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.50%) Equities
8 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.83%) Derivative
9 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.83%) Life Science
9 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.67%) Windows
2 15 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (5.00%) Linux
4 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.17%) AIX
4 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (2.50%) Solaris
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) ERP
3 19 (15.83%) Risk Management
4 17 (14.17%) Project Management
5 16 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 15 (12.50%) Information Security
7 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.50%) Data Privacy
8 8 (6.67%) Content Management
8 8 (6.67%) Security Architecture
8 8 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.67%) Workflow
8 8 (6.67%) Migration
8 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.83%) Six Sigma
9 7 (5.83%) Change Management
9 7 (5.83%) BPMN
9 7 (5.83%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) PL/SQL
2 7 (5.83%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.33%) Korn
3 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.50%) VBScript
4 3 (2.50%) C#
4 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.50%) SQR
5 2 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) CISSP
2 9 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.67%) CISA
4 6 (5.00%) CISM
5 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.17%) MCSE
5 5 (4.17%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.17%) CRISC
6 3 (2.50%) PMP
6 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.67%) CCNP
7 2 (1.67%) ISEB
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.67%) Degree
8 1 (0.83%) MAPM
8 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) NCDA
8 1 (0.83%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.00%) COBIT
3 9 (7.50%) HIPAA
4 7 (5.83%) GxP
4 7 (5.83%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (5.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (4.17%) GCP
6 5 (4.17%) GMP
6 5 (4.17%) GLP
7 4 (3.33%) QA
8 3 (2.50%) SLA
9 1 (0.83%) Basel II
9 1 (0.83%) COSO
9 1 (0.83%) GPG13
9 1 (0.83%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.00%) XenApp
3 4 (3.33%) vSphere
3 4 (3.33%) NFS
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.33%) VMware Server
3 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.67%) Samba
4 2 (1.67%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.83%) Squid
5 1 (0.83%) ACF2
5 1 (0.83%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.83%) Snort
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.83%) RACF
5 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.33%) HP SIM
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.33%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.83%) OpenView
5 1 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.83%) Control-M
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.83%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.83%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) SAP
2 17 (14.17%) Oracle
3 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.00%) Cisco
5 11 (9.17%) IBM
5 11 (9.17%) Remedy
6 10 (8.33%) HP
7 9 (7.50%) VMware
8 8 (6.67%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.00%) Citrix
10 5 (4.17%) Symantec
11 4 (3.33%) NetApp
12 3 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.67%) Websense
13 2 (1.67%) McAfee
13 2 (1.67%) Sourcefire
13 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.67%) Juniper
13 2 (1.67%) Blue Coat
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