The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 220 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 30 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.20% 5.57% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 18
Average daily rate £400 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £32.00 £12.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.20 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £146.40 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+48.11% +26.19%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
714 610 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.37% 7.29% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 315 335
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 69
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.95 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.32% -12.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.91 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -6 13 £400 -4.76% 5
Middlesex -5 6 £440 +62.96%
Hampshire +3 4 £363 -14.70% 2
Buckinghamshire -17 4 £160 -
Surrey -9 2 £400 -
Kent - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 14 (24.14%) SAP
3 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 10 (17.24%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) GxP
5 8 (13.79%) Windows
6 7 (12.07%) ERP
6 7 (12.07%) MS Office
6 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
6 7 (12.07%) Service Management
6 7 (12.07%) Billing
6 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
7 6 (10.34%) Network Security
7 6 (10.34%) Websense
7 6 (10.34%) Validation
7 6 (10.34%) Data Security
7 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.34%) Oracle
7 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
7 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
8 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
8 5 (8.62%) IIS
8 5 (8.62%) AS400
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 5 (8.62%) ISA Server
8 5 (8.62%) ARCserve
8 5 (8.62%) McAfee
8 5 (8.62%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (8.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SAP GRC
2 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.45%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.45%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Network Security
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 3 (5.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) LSMW
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.07%) Billing
4 4 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Front Office
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
2 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Database Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Database Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Quality Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Programmer
6 3 (5.17%) DBA
6 3 (5.17%) Server Support
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.17%) Business Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Senior DBA
7 2 (3.45%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) BAPI
2 1 (1.72%) VML
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) AS400
2 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (5.17%) PMI
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Data Conversion
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) ERP
2 7 (12.07%) Service Management
3 6 (10.34%) Validation
3 6 (10.34%) Data Security
3 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
4 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
4 5 (8.62%) Data Mapping
4 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security
5 4 (6.90%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.17%) CRM
6 3 (5.17%) ETL
6 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) CIMA
3 3 (5.17%) PMP
3 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) CRISC
4 2 (3.45%) CISA
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ACCA
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) MCDST
5 1 (1.72%) CIPD
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) GxP
2 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.62%) QA
4 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.72%) GAAP
6 1 (1.72%) GPG13
6 1 (1.72%) COREP
6 1 (1.72%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) ISA Server
2 5 (8.62%) KVM
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.72%) Snort
4 1 (1.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) ARCserve
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) SAP
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) Websense
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle
4 5 (8.62%) McAfee
4 5 (8.62%) F5
4 5 (8.62%) ServiceNow
5 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Cognos
5 4 (6.90%) JD Edwards
6 3 (5.17%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Remedy
7 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.72%) Juniper
7 1 (1.72%) Cisco
7 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.72%) Teradata
7 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
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