The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 27 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)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.03% - 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £384 £423
% change year-on-year +17.26% -9.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Middlesex with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 12 10 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 12.37% 5.65% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Median daily rate £396 £355 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -8.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £398 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year -10.71% +28.58%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Middlesex

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Security
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP