Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 135 147
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -29
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.14% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.08% 3.65% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Leeds median daily rate £300 £486 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.30% +26.30% +10.00%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £436 £385
% change year-on-year -8.31% +13.31% +10.00%
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 category. The following 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 or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 279 219 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.65% 9.13% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 144 276
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +25.26%
10th Percentile £250 £237 £256
90th Percentile £568 £600 £585
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £13.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -12.00% -13.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.13 £9.23
90th Percentile £23.10 £12.38 £16.35
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £13.16
% change year-on-year +31.03% +10.18% -30.74%

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 18 January 2018, 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) X++
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (33.33%) IFRS
2 1 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) HPUX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GAAP
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft