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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 127 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.046% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.50% 2.92% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £420 £475 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +331.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +176.31%

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
202 240 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.24% 8.43% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 156 155
Median daily rate £425 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £15.62 £21.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.28 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.86 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +11 1 £420 -11.57%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 9 (50.00%) Finance
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Data Security
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (22.22%) Database Security
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Intel
3 4 (22.22%) CyberArk
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (11.11%) SSH
5 2 (11.11%) PKI
5 2 (11.11%) QA
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) LDAP
5 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
5 2 (11.11%) FTP

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) FTP
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Security Technical Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) RACF Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (33.33%) Data Security
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Database Security
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISA
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) Basel II
3 1 (5.56%) IFRS
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) ACF2
1 1 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) QRadar
1 1 (5.56%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) CyberArk
1 4 (22.22%) Intel
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Splunk