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 3 months to 26 April 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)
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 91
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.37% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £303 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +175.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +155.00% -42.85%  

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 111 146 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 10.54% 9.47% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 97 156
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £198 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £625 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.82% -2.99%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.24% +13.79%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 26 April 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 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Basel II
1 1 (100.00%) IFRS
1 1 (100.00%) Solvency II