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 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 31 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.44% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 3.70% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £109.00
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
16 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.11% 12.62% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Median daily rate £413 £395 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £344 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £487 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% +28.51%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) ISSAP

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 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5