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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 29 29
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 1.20% 1.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 14.29% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -5.40%
Sarbanes-Oxley
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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
9 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.29% 8.37% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate £563 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.84% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle