Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 144 145
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +14
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 8 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.74% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.84% 5.59% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 20
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -10.59% -
10th Percentile £425 £230 £360
90th Percentile £565 £458 £504
South East median daily rate £463 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +21.71% -10.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.86% -
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -57.24% +3.57% +9.38%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 434 644 630
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.48% 13.16% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 324 301
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +4.86% +0.21%
10th Percentile £227 £189 £210
90th Percentile £571 £522 £500
South East median daily rate £415 £396 £380
% change year-on-year +4.93% +4.08% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 22
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.00% -42.00% +41.31%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £14.68
90th Percentile £57.50 £21.33 £26.23
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.05 £18.68
% change year-on-year +18.42% -14.11% -8.88%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Berkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +7 5 £450 +47.54%
Reading +22 1 £575 +51.32%
Bracknell +11 1 - -
Newbury +2 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Data Security
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Genesys
2 3 (37.50%) BCP
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Genesys Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Memcached
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Mesosphere
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) BCP
1 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 3 (37.50%) Data Security
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Corosync
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Pacemaker
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Genesys
1 3 (37.50%) NetApp
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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