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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 230 236 228
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 40 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.01% 3.03% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 13
Median daily rate £355 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £533 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.74% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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
799 925 834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.74% 9.90% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 499 433
Median daily rate £425 £399 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 38 44
Median hourly rate £14.75 £20.59 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.37% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.36 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £43.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Berkshire -2 18 £330 -20.00% 3
West Sussex - 7 £434 - 3
Buckinghamshire +11 6 - -
Surrey -10 5 £442 +84.16%
Hampshire +7 4 £275 -35.29%
Kent - 3 £434 -
Sussex +3 1 - -
Middlesex -4 1 £525 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 35 (33.65%) Finance
2 34 (32.69%) PCI DSS
3 29 (27.88%) CISSP
4 25 (24.04%) Oracle
5 23 (22.12%) Information Security
5 23 (22.12%) TOGAF
6 21 (20.19%) CISA
7 20 (19.23%) Project Management
7 20 (19.23%) ITIL
7 20 (19.23%) Degree
8 19 (18.27%) Cisco
9 18 (17.31%) CISM
9 18 (17.31%) Qualys
9 18 (17.31%) SDLC
10 17 (16.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (15.38%) Security Architecture
11 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.42%) SAP
12 15 (14.42%) Security Management
12 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (14.42%) SABSA
12 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (13.46%) Embedded Systems
13 14 (13.46%) ISO27005
13 14 (13.46%) Smartcard
14 13 (12.50%) IBM
14 13 (12.50%) IIS
14 13 (12.50%) Change Control
14 13 (12.50%) IISP
15 12 (11.54%) ITIL V3

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (4.81%) SAP GRC
2 2 (1.92%) HFM
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.96%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.96%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
1 12 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (33.65%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Automotive
3 7 (6.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.77%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
6 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.96%) German Language
7 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Architect
3 16 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
4 7 (6.73%) Security Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) CISSP Architect
5 6 (5.77%) Consultant
5 6 (5.77%) Data Architect
5 6 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) TOGAF Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Excel Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Portfolio Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (4.81%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Administrator
7 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) SAP Security Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Security Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) EDI
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) CSS3
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) HTML5
3 1 (0.96%) jQuery
3 1 (0.96%) JSON
3 1 (0.96%) Modernizr
3 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.46%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (13.46%) Smartcard
3 11 (10.58%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.58%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.58%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (4.81%) Data Extraction
7 4 (3.85%) iPad
7 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.88%) FMCG
9 2 (1.92%) Derivative
9 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.92%) Replication
10 1 (0.96%) CESG
10 1 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Unix
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Solaris
4 2 (1.92%) AIX
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Information Security
1 23 (22.12%) TOGAF
2 20 (19.23%) ITIL
2 20 (19.23%) Project Management
3 18 (17.31%) SDLC
4 16 (15.38%) Security Architecture
5 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.42%) SABSA
5 15 (14.42%) Security Management
6 13 (12.50%) Change Control
7 12 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 12 (11.54%) Quality Management
7 12 (11.54%) Waterfall
8 11 (10.58%) Analytics
8 11 (10.58%) Business Development
8 11 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.58%) Incident Management
8 11 (10.58%) PRINCE2
9 10 (9.62%) Data Protection
9 10 (9.62%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.92%) Java
2 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.92%) VB
3 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (27.88%) CISSP
2 21 (20.19%) CISA
3 20 (19.23%) Degree
4 18 (17.31%) CISM
5 13 (12.50%) IISP
6 10 (9.62%) CEH
6 10 (9.62%) GCIA
6 10 (9.62%) GCIH
7 4 (3.85%) CRISC
8 3 (2.88%) CCAA
8 3 (2.88%) CCENT
8 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.88%) MCSA
8 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.88%) PMP
9 2 (1.92%) OCP
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.96%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.96%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (32.69%) PCI DSS
2 17 (16.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (13.46%) ISO27005
4 12 (11.54%) GxP
5 11 (10.58%) ISAE 3402
5 11 (10.58%) ISO 9001
6 6 (5.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (2.88%) COBIT
8 2 (1.92%) BS7799
9 1 (0.96%) GAMP
9 1 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.96%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.96%) QA
9 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (2.88%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.96%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Oracle
2 19 (18.27%) Cisco
3 18 (17.31%) Qualys
4 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 15 (14.42%) SAP
6 13 (12.50%) IBM
7 11 (10.58%) ArcSight
7 11 (10.58%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (10.58%) Intel Security
7 11 (10.58%) Tripwire
8 10 (9.62%) Sun
9 9 (8.65%) NetWitness
10 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
10 4 (3.85%) Symantec
11 3 (2.88%) Citrix
11 3 (2.88%) F5
11 3 (2.88%) Forcepoint
11 3 (2.88%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.88%) VMware
12 2 (1.92%) IBM Sterling
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