The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 137 124 143
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.46% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.68% 4.52% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 4
Median daily rate £503 £423 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.93% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £283 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £568 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
299 310 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.10% 10.17% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 206 237
Median daily rate £400 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £212 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 32
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £16.87 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £45.00 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Gloucestershire -1 4 £550 +69.23% 2
Bristol -11 2 £340 -17.32%
Dorset - 2 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) RACF
4 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
4 4 (28.57%) CA
4 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (28.57%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) ACF2
4 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) zSecure
4 4 (28.57%) Threat Management
5 3 (21.43%) SSAE 16
5 3 (21.43%) Product Management
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Malware Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Product Specialist
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) SOX Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Information Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Threat Management
4 3 (21.43%) Product Management
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
6 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CRISC
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SSAE 16
2 1 (7.14%) Basel II
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) COSO
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) ACF2
1 4 (28.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (28.57%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) CA
2 4 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata
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