The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 213 211 192
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 49 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.83% 4.69% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 24
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£425 £344 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -18.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £204 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £478 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
840 746 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.77% 8.12% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 399 275
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 31 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.22 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.51 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.47% +15.45%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 22 £425 - 5
West Sussex - 7 £375 - 5
Hampshire -2 5 £335 +13.55% 2
Surrey +4 4 £240 -26.15% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £425 +21.42%
Oxfordshire -19 4 £340 +78.94% 2
Sussex - 2 £460 -
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 21 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (22.89%) SAP
4 18 (21.69%) Project Management
5 17 (20.48%) ITIL
6 16 (19.28%) PRINCE2
7 14 (16.87%) Change Control
8 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
9 11 (13.25%) Cognos
9 11 (13.25%) Cisco
9 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (12.05%) CCNP
10 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
11 9 (10.84%) Change Management
11 9 (10.84%) CISSP
11 9 (10.84%) Service Management
11 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.84%) GxP
12 8 (9.64%) WAN
12 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.64%) Windows
12 8 (9.64%) CCDP
12 8 (9.64%) SAP Security
13 7 (8.43%) SAP GRC
13 7 (8.43%) Degree
13 7 (8.43%) Blue Coat
13 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (8.43%) Firewall
14 6 (7.23%) CCSA

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.02%) Lync
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.41%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.41%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) WAN
2 7 (8.43%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) VPN
4 4 (4.82%) SSL
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.82%) Network Security
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (4.82%) NX-OS
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.20%) ATM
6 1 (1.20%) OSPF
6 1 (1.20%) BGP
6 1 (1.20%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.20%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
General
1 34 (40.96%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.02%) Legal
4 4 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) French Language
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.20%) German Language
6 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Analyst
2 19 (22.89%) Project Manager
3 13 (15.66%) Consultant
4 7 (8.43%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.43%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Network Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Change Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Business Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) SAP Security Consultant
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Web Services
2 2 (2.41%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.20%) CSS
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Clustering
1 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) PKI
4 2 (2.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (21.69%) Project Management
3 17 (20.48%) ITIL
4 16 (19.28%) PRINCE2
5 14 (16.87%) Change Control
6 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.84%) Service Management
7 9 (10.84%) Change Management
8 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.64%) SAP Security
9 6 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.02%) Information Security
10 5 (6.02%) ITSM
11 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
11 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.82%) Demand Management
12 3 (3.61%) Agile Project Management
12 3 (3.61%) SIEM
12 3 (3.61%) SDLC
12 3 (3.61%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) ABAP
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.05%) CCNP
3 9 (10.84%) CISSP
4 8 (9.64%) CCDP
5 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (8.43%) Degree
6 6 (7.23%) CCSE
6 6 (7.23%) CCSA
6 6 (7.23%) CCNA
7 4 (4.82%) CCSP
8 2 (2.41%) HNC
8 2 (2.41%) HND
8 2 (2.41%) CCIE
8 2 (2.41%) CISM
8 2 (2.41%) CEH
8 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.20%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.20%) CRISC
9 1 (1.20%) CIMA
9 1 (1.20%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) GxP
2 6 (7.23%) QA
3 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.82%) HIPAA
5 2 (2.41%) GPG13
6 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.20%) SLA
6 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (1.20%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) VMware ESX
1 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.82%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.41%) Squid
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) SAP
2 11 (13.25%) Cognos
2 11 (13.25%) Cisco
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.43%) Blue Coat
5 6 (7.23%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.02%) VMware
6 5 (6.02%) Tufin
7 4 (4.82%) F5
7 4 (4.82%) Nokia
7 4 (4.82%) McAfee
7 4 (4.82%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.82%) TippingPoint
7 4 (4.82%) Juniper
8 3 (3.61%) Websense
8 3 (3.61%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.41%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.41%) HP
10 1 (1.20%) Symantec
10 1 (1.20%) Imperva
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