The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.29% 2.16% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £398 £388
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +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 Middlesex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.63% 8.63% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £550 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +95.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £460 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Middlesex region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Middlesex region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5