The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 127 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 7 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.32% 3.37% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
302 297 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.64% 9.32% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 140 137
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £180 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Edinburgh -8 6 £500 - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) ServiceNow
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VBScript
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) API Development
2 6 (46.15%) API Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Security Patching
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
4 4 (30.77%) Market Risk
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (15.38%) COBIT
6 1 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (7.69%) Security Operations

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CICS
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) X.500
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Server Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Audit Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Credit Risk
1 4 (30.77%) Market Risk
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) API Development
2 6 (46.15%) API Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Security Patching
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) COBIT
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) ServiceNow
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus
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