The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 July 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 West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 125 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 9 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.047% 0.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.69% 0.55% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +40.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
334 182 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.90% 8.49% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 96 120
Average daily rate £425 £410 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -54.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £11.66 £12.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £21.60 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the South West region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
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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
Bristol -17 2 £400 -11.11%
Dorset - 1 £400 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) COREP
3 8 (40.00%) FINREP
4 5 (25.00%) CIMA
4 5 (25.00%) ACCA
4 5 (25.00%) FATCA
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) ITSM
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) OCP
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (10.00%) UNIX
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (10.00%) MS Office
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.00%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) DBA
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Information Management Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
1 9 (45.00%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITSM
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Database Security
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Security
6 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CIMA
1 5 (25.00%) ACCA
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) COREP
1 8 (40.00%) FINREP
2 5 (25.00%) FATCA
3 1 (5.00%) GPG13
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Snort
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Squid
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.00%) AppSense
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Websense
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) Cognos
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper
3 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
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Clarity Resourcing Ltd
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