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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 25 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.61% 1.13% 2.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% 13.33% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.75% 8.47% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £387 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £375 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP