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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 16 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.52% 0.66% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.43% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £420 £388
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +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
14 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.76% 8.61% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 15
Median daily rate £420 £375 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) LAN Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5