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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 350 339 327
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 75 84 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.81% 4.60% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 71 62
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
1971 1826 2042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.40% 7.76% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1256 1435
Average daily rate £475 £435 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 24
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £23.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -18.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.95 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.40 £63.25 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

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 31 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 31 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 -20 15 £425 -9.57% 2
Brentford +1 2 £463 +85.92%
Uxbridge -1 1 £425 +142.85%
Canary Wharf - 1 £300 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 59 (45.04%) Finance
2 37 (28.24%) ITIL
3 29 (22.14%) Risk Management
4 28 (21.37%) ERP
5 27 (20.61%) SAP
6 23 (17.56%) Banking
7 20 (15.27%) Windows
7 20 (15.27%) CISSP
8 17 (12.98%) Project Management
8 17 (12.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (12.98%) Manufacturing
8 17 (12.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (11.45%) Incident Management
9 15 (11.45%) Data Protection
10 14 (10.69%) Data Privacy
10 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
10 14 (10.69%) Information Security
11 13 (9.92%) Oracle
11 13 (9.92%) LAN
11 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.16%) FMCG
12 12 (9.16%) GxP
12 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
12 12 (9.16%) COBIT
12 12 (9.16%) Document Management
12 12 (9.16%) Investment Banking
13 11 (8.40%) Advertising
13 11 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (8.40%) UNIX
13 11 (8.40%) IBM

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.05%) Lync
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.58%) MS Office
3 4 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.53%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.76%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.76%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) LAN
2 10 (7.63%) Firewall
3 9 (6.87%) SAN
3 9 (6.87%) WAN
4 7 (5.34%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (4.58%) VLAN
5 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.58%) VPN
6 4 (3.05%) DNS
6 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (3.05%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (3.05%) Wireless
6 4 (3.05%) IP Telephony
7 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.29%) NAS
7 3 (2.29%) FCoE
8 1 (0.76%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.76%) LDAP
8 1 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.53%) QlikView
5 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.76%) DataStage
6 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 59 (45.04%) Finance
2 23 (17.56%) Banking
3 17 (12.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (12.98%) Manufacturing
4 12 (9.16%) Investment Banking
5 11 (8.40%) Advertising
6 5 (3.82%) Legal
7 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.29%) German Language
9 2 (1.53%) Retail
9 2 (1.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.76%) Games
10 1 (0.76%) Front Office
10 1 (0.76%) International Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (34.35%) Analyst
2 22 (16.79%) Consultant
3 18 (13.74%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.69%) Risk Consultant
4 14 (10.69%) Compliance Consultant
5 12 (9.16%) Administrator
6 11 (8.40%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.11%) Server Administrator
8 7 (5.34%) Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.58%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.58%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Data Centre Analyst
9 6 (4.58%) Compliance Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.82%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) Middleware
2 2 (1.53%) XML Messaging
2 2 (1.53%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.53%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.16%) FMCG
3 12 (9.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.05%) Replication
4 4 (3.05%) Clustering
4 4 (3.05%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.05%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.29%) PKI
5 3 (2.29%) DTCC
5 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.29%) Equities
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) SCADA
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Derivative
7 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.76%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) UNIX
3 9 (6.87%) Linux
4 5 (3.82%) AIX
4 5 (3.82%) Solaris
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) ITIL
2 29 (22.14%) Risk Management
3 28 (21.37%) ERP
4 17 (12.98%) Project Management
5 15 (11.45%) Incident Management
5 15 (11.45%) Data Protection
6 14 (10.69%) Information Security
6 14 (10.69%) Data Privacy
7 12 (9.16%) Document Management
8 11 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.40%) Test Strategy
9 10 (7.63%) Change Control
9 10 (7.63%) Quality Management
9 10 (7.63%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (7.63%) Performance Testing
10 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.87%) Six Sigma
11 8 (6.11%) Migration
11 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.58%) SQL
1 6 (4.58%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.05%) Korn
2 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.53%) C
3 2 (1.53%) Perl
4 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) CISSP
2 10 (7.63%) CISA
3 9 (6.87%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.11%) CISM
5 6 (4.58%) CEH
6 5 (3.82%) CRISC
6 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.82%) MCSE
7 4 (3.05%) GCIA
7 4 (3.05%) GCIH
7 4 (3.05%) PMP
7 4 (3.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.05%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.53%) Degree
8 2 (1.53%) MAPM
8 2 (1.53%) ISEB
9 1 (0.76%) MCP
9 1 (0.76%) CCNP
9 1 (0.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.16%) COBIT
2 12 (9.16%) GxP
3 10 (7.63%) PCI DSS
4 7 (5.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (4.58%) HIPAA
6 5 (3.82%) GCP
6 5 (3.82%) GMP
6 5 (3.82%) GLP
7 4 (3.05%) QA
8 3 (2.29%) EMIR
9 2 (1.53%) SLA
9 2 (1.53%) Basel II
9 2 (1.53%) MiFID
10 1 (0.76%) COSO
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.58%) XenApp
3 4 (3.05%) vSphere
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (3.05%) NFS
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (3.05%) VMware Server
3 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.53%) Samba
5 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.76%) ClearTrust
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.05%) HP SIM
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.05%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.29%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.76%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.76%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.76%) OpenView
7 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) SAP
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 11 (8.40%) IBM
3 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.63%) Cisco
4 10 (7.63%) HP
5 9 (6.87%) VMware
6 8 (6.11%) 3PAR
6 8 (6.11%) Symantec
6 8 (6.11%) Remedy
7 6 (4.58%) Citrix
7 6 (4.58%) Qualys
8 5 (3.82%) Sourcefire
8 5 (3.82%) F5
8 5 (3.82%) Juniper
9 4 (3.05%) NetApp
9 4 (3.05%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.53%) LANDesk
10 2 (1.53%) Sophos
11 1 (0.76%) Websense
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Rate: To be negotiated directly with the client
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago