Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 1 June 2020 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 114 135
Rank change year-on-year +27 +21 -30
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 2 2 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.99% 0.83% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
Scotland median daily rate - £575 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 203 241 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.79% 10.32% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 136 269
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £235 £150 £202
90th Percentile £638 £581 £530
Scotland median daily rate £400 £408 £378
% change year-on-year -1.84% +7.95% +7.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -27.14% +47.37%
10th Percentile £18.80 £13.05 £15.69
90th Percentile £33.20 £33.15 £92.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.06 £23.14
% change year-on-year -13.28% -0.33% -3.58%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Edinburgh

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) Password Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Password Management
1 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Snow
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase