The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 141 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 10 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.53% 3.64% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
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£438 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £321 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +276.00%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
283 220 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.77% 7.68% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 111 64
Average daily rate £358 £375 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +54.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £222 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £12.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +52.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £11.63 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.15 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+31.19% -7.29%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire 0 7 £438 +40.00% 2
Manchester - - - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) GxP
2 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
5 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) SecurID
5 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
5 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP FI
2 2 (11.76%) SAP CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (35.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Security Assurance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall Support
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) SecurID
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Security
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) GxP
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
3 1 (5.88%) COBIT
3 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Imperva
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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