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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 113 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.76% 3.46% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £475 £193 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.75% -42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £110 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £419 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.30% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £33.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.01%
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
145 231 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.25% 11.55% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 171 95
Median daily rate £410 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £129 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £11.88 £14.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% -2.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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 5 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 5 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
Leeds -9 2 £303 +175.00%
Bradford - 1 £550 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 3 (33.33%) CISA
5 3 (33.33%) CISM
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) COBIT
5 3 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (33.33%) SSAE 16
6 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) CISMP
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) BMC
7 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

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 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Auditor
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) IT Auditor
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (22.22%) Security Auditor
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Auditor
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SABSA
4 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
4 1 (11.11%) Security Auditing
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISA
2 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) CISMP
4 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) COBIT
3 3 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (33.33%) SSAE 16
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) BMC
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
1 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Qualys
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow