The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 83 116 102
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.05% 1.57% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
149 255 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.78% 11.64% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 181 98
Median daily rate £414 £405 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% -40.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £19.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Leeds +21 6 £400 +3.89%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 16 (51.61%) Unix
3 14 (45.16%) Perl
3 14 (45.16%) AIX
3 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
3 14 (45.16%) Service Management
4 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
4 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
4 13 (41.94%) Translating Business Requirements
4 13 (41.94%) SDLC
5 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) Law
7 9 (29.03%) ClearCase
8 8 (25.81%) Subversion
9 7 (22.58%) Network Security
9 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (22.58%) Information Security
9 7 (22.58%) Data Security
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
11 5 (16.13%) Database Security
11 5 (16.13%) Banking
12 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (12.90%) CISSP
13 3 (9.68%) Firewall
13 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (9.68%) Cyber-Ark

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 2 (6.45%) FTP
3 2 (6.45%) LDAP
3 2 (6.45%) SSH
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) ClearCase
2 8 (25.81%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
General
1 19 (61.29%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Law
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Configuration Manager
1 13 (41.94%) Software Configuration Manager
1 13 (41.94%) Software Manager
2 10 (32.26%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Security Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Security Technical Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Compliance Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Risk Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) IT Risk Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Release Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Unix
2 14 (45.16%) AIX
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Service Management
2 13 (41.94%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
2 13 (41.94%) SDLC
2 13 (41.94%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (22.58%) Data Security
3 7 (22.58%) Information Security
4 5 (16.13%) Database Security
5 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (9.68%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (6.45%) Security Management
8 1 (3.23%) Change Management
8 1 (3.23%) ITSM
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Perl
1 14 (45.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) CISA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCVP
3 1 (3.23%) MAPM
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) QA
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
4 1 (3.23%) Basel II
4 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) ACF2
1 1 (3.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) QRadar
2 1 (3.23%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk