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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 218 215 192
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 36 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.77% 4.90% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 15
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£413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £280 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £510 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +291.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £29.35 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-7.99% +134.76%
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
755 592 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.98% 6.80% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 311 268
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £219 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 46
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £12.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +84.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £78.40 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.43% -16.25%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +5 28 £425 +21.42% 4
Buckinghamshire - 5 £325 - 4
Hampshire -12 2 - - 1
Surrey -2 1 - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (28.99%) Finance
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 17 (24.64%) Change Control
3 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
4 11 (15.94%) Change Management
4 11 (15.94%) SAP
4 11 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
5 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.49%) Information Security
6 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.04%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.59%) French Language
7 8 (11.59%) CISSP
8 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.14%) CISM
8 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (10.14%) UNIX
9 6 (8.70%) Windows
9 6 (8.70%) MS Office
9 6 (8.70%) LAN
9 6 (8.70%) WAN
9 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.25%) Service Management
10 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
10 5 (7.25%) Automotive
10 5 (7.25%) SLA
10 5 (7.25%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP FI
1 4 (5.80%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (5.80%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.90%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.90%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (2.90%) BPCS
2 2 (2.90%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.70%) LAN
2 6 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (5.80%) FTP
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
3 4 (5.80%) VPN
3 4 (5.80%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) Network Security
5 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.90%) OSPF
5 2 (2.90%) BGP
5 2 (2.90%) EIGRP
5 2 (2.90%) TACACS
5 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.45%) SQLite
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.59%) French Language
4 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Automotive
4 5 (7.25%) Spanish Language
5 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Project Manager
2 18 (26.09%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Change Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (2.90%) Project Controller
9 2 (2.90%) Senior IT Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) CSS
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) PKI
2 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Life Science
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) UNIX
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 17 (24.64%) Change Control
3 11 (15.94%) Change Management
4 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.49%) Information Security
5 9 (13.04%) Project Planning
5 9 (13.04%) Project Management
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.25%) Service Management
8 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.80%) Fault Management
10 3 (4.35%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.35%) Security Testing
10 3 (4.35%) SIEM
10 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Python
2 1 (1.45%) Ruby
2 1 (1.45%) RPG/400
2 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) Perl
2 1 (1.45%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) CISSP
2 7 (10.14%) CISM
3 5 (7.25%) MAPM
3 5 (7.25%) PMP
3 5 (7.25%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.90%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) CCNA
5 2 (2.90%) CCA
5 2 (2.90%) CCSA
5 2 (2.90%) CCSE
5 2 (2.90%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) CISA
6 1 (1.45%) CIMA
6 1 (1.45%) GIAC
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) CBAP
6 1 (1.45%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (14.49%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.25%) SLA
4 4 (5.80%) QA
5 3 (4.35%) GxP
6 2 (2.90%) GPG13
7 1 (1.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (1.45%) GAMP
7 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Squid
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) SAP
2 5 (7.25%) Cisco
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Remedy
3 4 (5.80%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.35%) Informatica
4 3 (4.35%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.90%) Websense
5 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.90%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) Ariba
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Sun
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee
6 1 (1.45%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.45%) Qualys
6 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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