The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 24 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.54% 1.26% 3.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.17% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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£450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-55.29% +57.40%
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 Newbury region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 12.90% 8.81% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 3
Average daily rate £319 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% -31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £266 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £441 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Newbury region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Newbury region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) FTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) FTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft