The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 June 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 > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 358 367
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9  
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 36 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.47% 3.12% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 48
London median daily rate £456 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £317 £359 £302
90th Percentile £583 £624 £603
England median daily rate £456 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +5.49% +1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.50 - -

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2454 2369 2644
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.80% 10.95% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2065 1929 2278
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £651
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 37
London median hourly rate £41.25 £20.87 £21.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.69% -3.80%  
10th Percentile £12.88 £12.85 £15.00
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.98 £107.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -19.64% +29.93%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in London

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 5 £625 +25.00% 1
Moorgate - 2 - -
Brentford -7 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £525 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 28 (38.36%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Banking
3 22 (30.14%) Risk Management
4 19 (26.03%) CISSP
5 18 (24.66%) ITIL
6 17 (23.29%) Information Security
7 16 (21.92%) CISA
7 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
8 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (16.44%) SAP
8 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (16.44%) IT Audit
9 10 (13.70%) ERP
9 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
10 9 (12.33%) COBIT
10 9 (12.33%) Remediation Plan
10 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (10.96%) Internal Audit
11 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (10.96%) Windows
12 7 (9.59%) Security Management
12 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
12 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Management
13 6 (8.22%) Degree
13 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (8.22%) Linux
13 6 (8.22%) ACCA
13 6 (8.22%) GDPR
13 6 (8.22%) Identity Access Management

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) SAS
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.37%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Akamai
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) LAN
1 3 (4.11%) WAN
1 3 (4.11%) Wireless
2 2 (2.74%) FTP
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) Skype
2 2 (2.74%) SSH
2 2 (2.74%) SSL
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.37%) SAN
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Big Data
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) Essbase
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) IDMS
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Legal
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Analyst
2 8 (10.96%) Consultant
3 6 (8.22%) IT Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Risk Consultant
4 5 (6.85%) Security Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Architect
5 4 (5.48%) Developer
5 4 (5.48%) IT Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) IT Risk Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Risk Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Security Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Audit Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) IT Audit Manager
6 3 (4.11%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) RACF Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) ISPF
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) FMCG
4 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.11%) Fintech
6 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.74%) PKI
6 2 (2.74%) PMI
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.37%) CESG
7 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Derivative
7 1 (1.37%) Equities
7 1 (1.37%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
7 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) zOS
4 2 (2.74%) AIX
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Risk Management
2 18 (24.66%) ITIL
3 17 (23.29%) Information Security
4 12 (16.44%) IT Audit
5 10 (13.70%) ERP
6 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (12.33%) Remediation Plan
7 8 (10.96%) Internal Audit
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
8 7 (9.59%) Security Management
9 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.22%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (8.22%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (6.85%) Change Management
10 5 (6.85%) Information Security Management
10 5 (6.85%) Line Management
10 5 (6.85%) Migration
10 5 (6.85%) Quality Management
10 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.85%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) C
3 2 (2.74%) VBA
4 1 (1.37%) Java
4 1 (1.37%) JCL
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.37%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) CISSP
2 16 (21.92%) CISA
3 6 (8.22%) ACCA
3 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 5 (6.85%) CIMA
5 4 (5.48%) CISM
5 4 (5.48%) CRISC
6 3 (4.11%) GCIA
6 3 (4.11%) GCIH
7 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CCNP
8 1 (1.37%) CEH
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CLAS
8 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.37%) GISP
8 1 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.37%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.37%) SANS
8 1 (1.37%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
2 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (12.33%) COBIT
4 6 (8.22%) GDPR
5 3 (4.11%) SLA
6 2 (2.74%) Basel III
6 2 (2.74%) COSO
6 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.74%) GxP
6 2 (2.74%) IFRS
6 2 (2.74%) IFRS 9
7 1 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (1.37%) EMIR
7 1 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.37%) MiFID
7 1 (1.37%) PA-DSS
7 1 (1.37%) SAS 70
7 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) ACF2
1 3 (4.11%) RACF
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) IAG
3 1 (1.37%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.37%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) zSecure
2 2 (2.74%) RSA Archer
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) WSUS
3 1 (1.37%) AppManager
3 1 (1.37%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.37%) Control-M
3 1 (1.37%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.37%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) SAP
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) IBM
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco
4 3 (4.11%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.11%) Qualys
4 3 (4.11%) Remedy
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Tableau
5 2 (2.74%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.37%) CA
6 1 (1.37%) Cognos
6 1 (1.37%) FireEye
6 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Meraki
6 1 (1.37%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.37%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.37%) Sybase
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