Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 148 145
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 -33
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.19% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.74% 2.85% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Leeds median daily rate - £400 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +263.64% -69.86%
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £430 £193
% change year-on-year - +123.12% -47.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 230 281 405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 10.68% 9.42% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 197 314
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.62% +7.19%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £171
90th Percentile £575 £575 £532
West Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +4.38% +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Leeds median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% -13.68%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.25 £14.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year -22.41% +17.41% -8.52%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Leeds

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Leeds

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) SAP