The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 70 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% - 0.092%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.26% - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £510 - £115
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+48.11% +26.19%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
92 81 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.57% 10.49% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 31
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Berkshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 2 (33.33%) BAPI
2 2 (33.33%) LSMW
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP SD
1 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (33.33%) SAP MM
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LSMW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
1 2 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) E-business
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GxP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle