The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 142 141 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.90% 2.47% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £475 £110 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+331.81% -66.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £110 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £242 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
211 283 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.18% 9.71% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 201 121
Average daily rate £410 £335 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £482 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £38.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -5 4 £475 +331.81% 1
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 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 Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

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