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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 209 221 202
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 60 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.00% 4.65% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 18 26
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£425 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £272 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £404 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +157.14%
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
857 795 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.66% 8.53% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 439 306
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 44 39
Average hourly rate £21.15 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +9 21 £425 +6.25% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £400 -
Buckinghamshire -13 10 £363 +7.40%
West Sussex - 8 £375 -
Hampshire -8 5 £335 +3.07%
Surrey -9 2 £425 +30.76%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £450 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 36 (40.91%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.86%) ITIL
4 20 (22.73%) SAP
5 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (21.59%) Telecoms
6 18 (20.45%) Cisco
6 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
7 17 (19.32%) WAN
7 17 (19.32%) CISSP
7 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
7 17 (19.32%) Firewall
8 16 (18.18%) CCDP
8 16 (18.18%) CCNP
9 15 (17.05%) Project Management
10 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.91%) Blue Coat
11 13 (14.77%) Tufin
11 13 (14.77%) VPN
12 12 (13.64%) CCNA
12 12 (13.64%) SSL
12 12 (13.64%) CCSP
12 12 (13.64%) Juniper
12 12 (13.64%) Nokia
12 12 (13.64%) CheckPoint
12 12 (13.64%) McAfee
12 12 (13.64%) CCSA
12 12 (13.64%) TippingPoint
12 12 (13.64%) HIPAA
12 12 (13.64%) Fortinet

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.68%) Lync
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Documentum
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Office
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI-GL
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) WAN
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 13 (14.77%) VPN
3 12 (13.64%) SSL
3 12 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (13.64%) Network Security
3 12 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (13.64%) NX-OS
4 6 (6.82%) LAN
5 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.27%) OSPF
5 2 (2.27%) BGP
5 2 (2.27%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.27%) TACACS
5 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.14%) IMAP
6 1 (1.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.14%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.14%) MS Access
3 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Toad
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (40.91%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.55%) Legal
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.14%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Analyst
2 21 (23.86%) Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Security Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) SAP Basis
2 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 3 (3.41%) J2EE
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Clustering
4 3 (3.41%) PKI
4 3 (3.41%) Life Science
5 2 (2.27%) FMCG
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (23.86%) ITIL
3 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
4 15 (17.05%) Project Management
5 12 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 12 (13.64%) Change Control
5 12 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.23%) Service Management
8 6 (6.82%) Change Management
8 6 (6.82%) SAP Security
9 5 (5.68%) Migration
9 5 (5.68%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.68%) SDLC
9 5 (5.68%) ITSM
9 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.68%) Information Security
10 4 (4.55%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) ABAP
3 3 (3.41%) VB
3 3 (3.41%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.32%) CISSP
3 16 (18.18%) CCNP
3 16 (18.18%) CCDP
4 12 (13.64%) CCSP
4 12 (13.64%) CCNA
4 12 (13.64%) CCSA
4 12 (13.64%) CCSE
5 7 (7.95%) Degree
5 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.41%) CCIE
7 2 (2.27%) HNC
7 2 (2.27%) HND
7 2 (2.27%) ACCA
7 2 (2.27%) CEH
7 2 (2.27%) CISM
7 2 (2.27%) CIMA
7 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.14%) GSEC
8 1 (1.14%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) HIPAA
2 10 (11.36%) GxP
3 7 (7.95%) QA
4 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (2.27%) SLA
7 1 (1.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (1.14%) GAMP
7 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) ProxySG
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.27%) SCOM
1 2 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) SAP
2 18 (20.45%) Cisco
3 14 (15.91%) Blue Coat
4 13 (14.77%) Tufin
5 12 (13.64%) F5
5 12 (13.64%) Fortinet
5 12 (13.64%) TippingPoint
5 12 (13.64%) Nokia
5 12 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 12 (13.64%) McAfee
5 12 (13.64%) Juniper
6 11 (12.50%) Cognos
7 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.68%) VMware
9 4 (4.55%) Oracle
10 3 (3.41%) Symantec
11 2 (2.27%) Intel
11 2 (2.27%) Ericsson
12 1 (1.14%) Misys
12 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
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