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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 113 115 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.29% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.37% 2.60% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Median daily rate £430 £378 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.77% +3.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +13.69%
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
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
149 231 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.24% 11.32% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 175 119
Median daily rate £400 £335 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £179 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £485 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 £65.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% +338.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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
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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Halifax +5 4 £430 +13.77%
Leeds -3 1 £130 - 4
Wakefield - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security
5 4 (28.57%) Law
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (21.43%) SSAE 16
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) CISSP
6 3 (21.43%) COBIT
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) CISA

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 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Software Configuration Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Software Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Configuration Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Auditor
3 3 (21.43%) IT Auditor
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Auditor
4 2 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Release Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Security Auditor
4 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Auditor
5 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SOC Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 6 (42.86%) SDLC
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
1 6 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) IT Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) SABSA
5 1 (7.14%) Secure Coding
5 1 (7.14%) Security Auditing
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISMP
3 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) COBIT
3 3 (21.43%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (21.43%) SSAE 16
4 1 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (7.14%) SLA
4 1 (7.14%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
1 1 (7.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) BMC
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
1 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Qualys
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow