Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 191 196
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.058% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.42% 1.34% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
East of England median daily rate £225 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.63% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £463 £275
90th Percentile £238 £488 £488
England median daily rate £488 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +11.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +42.86% +87.17% -58.44%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 708 524 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.68% 10.84% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 292 327
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £222 £182 £187
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 73
East of England median hourly rate £22.75 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.33% +29.31% +5.45%
10th Percentile £10.49 £13.48 £14.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.18 £46.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
% change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the East of England

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Hertfordshire -8 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (66.67%) FireEye
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GLP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) FireEye
1 2 (66.67%) Intel
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft