The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 3 months to 25 June 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)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 32
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell - 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.50% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £330 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £384 £423
% change year-on-year +20.52% -9.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21 40 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 9.63% 14.49% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 7
Median daily rate £269 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £205 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.13%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Bracknell

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Bracknell

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp