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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.03% - 1.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.27% - 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £394 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £63.25
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -69.96%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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
11 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.43% 6.45% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Average daily rate £550 £405 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.80% -14.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) GxP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Projects
1 1 (25.00%) IT Audit Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP