The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 74 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.11% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.63% 1.43% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £380 £525 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.61% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.28%
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
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
123 70 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.42% 7.95% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 41 37
Average daily rate £400 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £139 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -82.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) GCIA
1 4 (66.67%) GCIH
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) RSA Security Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) NetWitness
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CEH
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) GCIA
1 4 (66.67%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) NetWitness
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 2 (33.33%) Qualys
Reading, Berkshire
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