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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 230 216 215
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 32 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.44% 5.03% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 20
Median daily rate £317 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £331 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
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
930 955 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.52% 9.97% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 536 437
Median daily rate £425 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 34
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +5 20 £330 -26.25% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £350 -17.64% 3
Hampshire +2 3 £250 -25.37% 1
West Sussex -15 3 £273 -27.33% 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
3 19 (25.33%) ITIL
4 15 (20.00%) CISSP
5 14 (18.67%) GxP
6 13 (17.33%) Oracle
6 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.00%) SAP
7 12 (16.00%) Cisco
7 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (14.67%) Degree
8 11 (14.67%) Security Architecture
8 11 (14.67%) Change Control
8 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.67%) SDLC
9 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 10 (13.33%) Security Management
9 10 (13.33%) Information Security
9 10 (13.33%) Qualys
10 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
10 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
10 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
10 9 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (12.00%) CISA
11 8 (10.67%) GCIA
11 8 (10.67%) GCIH
11 8 (10.67%) CEH
11 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
11 8 (10.67%) Internal Audit

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 5 (6.67%) IIS
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (6.67%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.33%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) LSMW
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.67%) Spanish Language
4 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Analyst
2 10 (13.33%) Architect
2 10 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (10.67%) Administrator
3 8 (10.67%) Security Architect
4 7 (9.33%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Security Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) SAP Security Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) EDI
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (8.00%) Smartcard
5 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.33%) iPad
5 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (5.33%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.00%) Data Conversion
6 3 (4.00%) Data Extraction
6 3 (4.00%) Replication
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) CESG
8 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Unix
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) AIX
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Change Control
2 11 (14.67%) SDLC
2 11 (14.67%) Security Architecture
3 10 (13.33%) Information Security
3 10 (13.33%) Security Management
4 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (10.67%) Internal Audit
6 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.33%) Analytics
6 7 (9.33%) ERP
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) SABSA
7 6 (8.00%) Service Management
7 6 (8.00%) SIEM
8 5 (6.67%) Migration
8 5 (6.67%) SAP Security
8 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) Java
2 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.67%) VB
3 1 (1.33%) C
3 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) CISSP
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
3 9 (12.00%) CISA
4 8 (10.67%) CEH
4 8 (10.67%) GCIA
4 8 (10.67%) GCIH
5 6 (8.00%) CISM
6 5 (6.67%) IISP
7 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.00%) CCAA
8 3 (4.00%) CCENT
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.00%) MCSA
8 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.00%) PMP
9 2 (2.67%) OCP
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (1.33%) CCNP
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) PCI DSS
2 14 (18.67%) GxP
3 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (8.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 6 (8.00%) ISO27005
5 4 (5.33%) ISAE 3402
5 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
6 3 (4.00%) COBIT
6 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (4.00%) SLA
7 1 (1.33%) GAMP
7 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.33%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (4.00%) RSA Archer
3 2 (2.67%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Cisco
2 12 (16.00%) SAP
3 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.33%) Qualys
5 6 (8.00%) IBM
5 6 (8.00%) NetWitness
6 4 (5.33%) ArcSight
6 4 (5.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (5.33%) F5
6 4 (5.33%) Intel Security
6 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
6 4 (5.33%) Symantec
6 4 (5.33%) Tripwire
7 3 (4.00%) Citrix
7 3 (4.00%) Sun
7 3 (4.00%) VMware
8 2 (2.67%) Baan
8 2 (2.67%) Informatica
8 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
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