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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 66 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.88% 2.60% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £380 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
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
103 77 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.06% 8.93% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 33
Median daily rate £380 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 3
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £21.55 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.34 £21.55 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) GCIA
1 7 (70.00%) GCIH
1 7 (70.00%) CEH
1 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) NetWitness
3 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (40.00%) iPad
3 4 (40.00%) Qualys
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) RSA Archer
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) FireEye

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
1 4 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Database Security
5 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CEH
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
1 7 (70.00%) GCIA
1 7 (70.00%) GCIH
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) OCP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCAA
3 1 (10.00%) CCENT
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) RSA Archer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) NetWitness
2 4 (40.00%) Qualys
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) FireEye
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) VMware