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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 200 232 216
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 56 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.36% 4.16% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 15
Average daily rate £409 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £335 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £465 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -68.92%
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
881 865 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.26% 9.19% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 434 330
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 38 30
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £12.43 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £55.00 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 35 £380 -10.58% 1
Surrey - 13 £455 -
West Sussex - 6 £333 -
Kent - 3 £510 -
Middlesex - 3 £550 -
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - - 3
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (42.17%) Finance
2 26 (31.33%) PCI DSS
3 21 (25.30%) CISSP
3 21 (25.30%) Information Security
4 20 (24.10%) Project Management
5 16 (19.28%) TOGAF
5 16 (19.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.07%) Oracle
6 15 (18.07%) ITIL
7 14 (16.87%) Cisco
8 13 (15.66%) CISA
8 13 (15.66%) CISM
9 12 (14.46%) Intel Security
9 12 (14.46%) SDLC
10 11 (13.25%) SIEM
10 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
10 11 (13.25%) Degree
10 11 (13.25%) Qualys
10 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
10 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
10 11 (13.25%) Quality Management
10 11 (13.25%) Automotive
11 10 (12.05%) Firewall
11 10 (12.05%) ISO 9001
11 10 (12.05%) Smartcard
11 10 (12.05%) ITIL V3
11 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.05%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (12.05%) SABSA

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (10.84%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) CMS
2 1 (1.20%) FileNet
2 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) HFM
2 1 (1.20%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.05%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (4.82%) Network Security
4 4 (4.82%) NX-OS
4 4 (4.82%) SSL
4 4 (4.82%) VPN
4 4 (4.82%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) DB2
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
General
1 35 (42.17%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Automotive
3 7 (8.43%) Legal
3 7 (8.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) French Language
6 1 (1.20%) German Language
6 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (38.55%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Security Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Security Architect
4 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Data Architect
5 6 (7.23%) IT Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Excel Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) IT Security Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Portfolio Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Compliance Officer
7 4 (4.82%) Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Data Centre Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.61%) SOX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (1.20%) CSS3
2 1 (1.20%) EDI
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) HTML5
2 1 (1.20%) jQuery
2 1 (1.20%) JSON
2 1 (1.20%) Modernizr
2 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
1 10 (12.05%) Embedded Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Smartcard
2 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.43%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.02%) Data Extraction
4 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.82%) Derivative
5 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.41%) FMCG
6 2 (2.41%) Life Science
7 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) AIX
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Solaris
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Information Security
2 20 (24.10%) Project Management
3 16 (19.28%) TOGAF
4 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.07%) ITIL
5 12 (14.46%) SDLC
6 11 (13.25%) Incident Management
6 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.25%) Quality Management
6 11 (13.25%) SIEM
7 10 (12.05%) ITIL V3
7 10 (12.05%) SABSA
7 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.84%) Security Testing
9 8 (9.64%) Business Development
9 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
9 8 (9.64%) Security Architecture
9 8 (9.64%) Security Management
10 7 (8.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) VB
2 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) CISSP
2 13 (15.66%) CISA
2 13 (15.66%) CISM
3 11 (13.25%) Degree
4 9 (10.84%) IISP
5 4 (4.82%) CCDP
5 4 (4.82%) CCNA
5 4 (4.82%) CCNP
5 4 (4.82%) CCSA
5 4 (4.82%) CCSE
5 4 (4.82%) CCSP
5 4 (4.82%) CEH
5 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) CRISC
5 4 (4.82%) GCIA
5 4 (4.82%) GCIH
6 1 (1.20%) ACCA
6 1 (1.20%) CIMA
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (31.33%) PCI DSS
2 16 (19.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (12.05%) ISO 9001
3 10 (12.05%) ISO27005
4 8 (9.64%) ISAE 3402
5 5 (6.02%) GxP
6 4 (4.82%) HIPAA
7 2 (2.41%) BS7799
7 2 (2.41%) COBIT
7 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
7 2 (2.41%) GAMP
7 2 (2.41%) SLA
8 1 (1.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle
2 14 (16.87%) Cisco
3 12 (14.46%) Intel Security
4 11 (13.25%) Qualys
5 9 (10.84%) IBM
5 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.84%) SAP
6 8 (9.64%) ArcSight
6 8 (9.64%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (9.64%) Sun
6 8 (9.64%) Tripwire
7 6 (7.23%) F5
8 5 (6.02%) NetWitness
9 4 (4.82%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.82%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.82%) Nokia
9 4 (4.82%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.82%) TippingPoint
9 4 (4.82%) Tufin
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