The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -68.92%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
41 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.50% 8.13% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 14
Average daily rate £285 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCSP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCDP
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 5 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 5 (100.00%) Tufin
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCDP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) CCSE
1 5 (100.00%) CCSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 5 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Tufin