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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 27 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.71% 1.88% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £45.00
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
10 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.09% 8.75% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £455 £550 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

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 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5