The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 44 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% 0.29% 2.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.13% 3.23% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £419 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.58% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £300 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £424 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.07% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
Sarbanes-Oxley
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
39 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.37% 9.04% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 18
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £405 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 £16.83 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.92% +110.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+29.93% +3.85%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 £425 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
East Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNA
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Audit Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Riverbed