The first table below looks at the demand for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire 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 86 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.46% 0.054%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.66% 7.07% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
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£450 £425 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +33.85%
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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
127 99 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.49% 6.55% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 51 44
Average daily rate £350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +15.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £17.10 £17.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +1 8 £365 -4.26%
Bradford - - - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (55.56%) Information Security
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) CISSP
4 5 (27.78%) Security Management
5 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (16.67%) ACF2
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) RACF
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (5.56%) MiFID
8 1 (5.56%) QA
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter
8 1 (5.56%) EMIR

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 9 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Programmer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Security Management
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Data Security
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) MiFID
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) EMIR
2 1 (5.56%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) ACF2
1 3 (16.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Business Objects