The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 143 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.095% - 0.084%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.38% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £361
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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
218 180 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.89% 7.55% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 115 89
Median daily rate £400 £376 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.81 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £30.86
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 West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham - 1 £375 - 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Sun
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) ISO27005
3 2 (28.57%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) IISP
3 2 (28.57%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP GRC
2 1 (14.29%) SAP R/3
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Compliance Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SOX Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) SOX Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Smartcard
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Security
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISA
1 2 (28.57%) CISM
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) IISP
2 1 (14.29%) CCAA
2 1 (14.29%) CCENT
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO27005
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 2 (28.57%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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