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 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 223 214 189
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 35 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.39% 4.46% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 22
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£425 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £205 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.88 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +62.67%
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
797 695 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.52% 7.76% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 369 269
Average daily rate £400 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 29
Average hourly rate £20.59 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.94% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.37 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.41 £47.30 £31.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

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 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 3 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 +21 17 £485 +14.11% 5
West Sussex - 7 £375 - 4
Surrey -4 4 £240 -26.15% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 3 - -
Sussex - 2 £460 -
Middlesex +1 1 - -
Hampshire -4 1 £425 +44.06%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.75%) SAP
3 19 (23.75%) Change Control
4 18 (22.50%) Project Management
5 14 (17.50%) ITIL
6 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
7 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
8 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.25%) Change Management
8 9 (11.25%) GxP
8 9 (11.25%) French Language
8 9 (11.25%) QA
9 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (8.75%) Service Management
9 7 (8.75%) Marketing
9 7 (8.75%) SAP Security
10 6 (7.50%) PCI DSS
10 6 (7.50%) SAP GRC
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (7.50%) SDLC
10 6 (7.50%) Information Security
10 6 (7.50%) DSDM
10 6 (7.50%) Cisco
10 6 (7.50%) CCNP
10 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.25%) Cognos
11 5 (6.25%) CISSP
11 5 (6.25%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 1 (1.25%) IIS
1 1 (1.25%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Office
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) SAP GRC
2 3 (3.75%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.75%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.50%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) LAN
1 4 (5.00%) WAN
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.25%) ATM
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.50%) SAP BI
General
1 35 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) French Language
3 7 (8.75%) Marketing
4 5 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 5 (6.25%) Italian Language
4 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.25%) Automotive
4 5 (6.25%) Legal
5 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.50%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) German Language
7 1 (1.25%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 21 (26.25%) Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Consultant
4 8 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Network Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Risk Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) SAP Security Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) SAP CO Consultant
9 2 (2.50%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) PKI
3 2 (2.50%) FMCG
4 1 (1.25%) PMI
4 1 (1.25%) Life Science
4 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (23.75%) Change Control
3 18 (22.50%) Project Management
4 14 (17.50%) ITIL
5 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
7 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.25%) Change Management
8 7 (8.75%) Service Management
8 7 (8.75%) SAP Security
9 6 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (7.50%) SDLC
9 6 (7.50%) DSDM
9 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.50%) Information Security
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.00%) Demand Management
11 3 (3.75%) SIEM
11 3 (3.75%) ITSM
12 2 (2.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) ABAP
2 2 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.50%) CCNP
3 5 (6.25%) CISSP
4 4 (5.00%) CCDP
4 4 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CISM
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) CCSA
6 2 (2.50%) CCSE
6 2 (2.50%) CEH
7 1 (1.25%) GSEC
7 1 (1.25%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.25%) CBAP
7 1 (1.25%) CRISC
7 1 (1.25%) MCP
7 1 (1.25%) CCIE
7 1 (1.25%) CIMA
7 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) GxP
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.50%) GPG13
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.25%) GAMP
4 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Squid
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) SAP
2 6 (7.50%) Cisco
3 5 (6.25%) Cognos
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.75%) Websense
5 3 (3.75%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.50%) HP
6 2 (2.50%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.25%) Symantec
7 1 (1.25%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.25%) Imperva
7 1 (1.25%) Tufin
7 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.25%) Cyber-Ark
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