The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 March 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 / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.72% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 64 48 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 11.53% 9.62% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 42
Median daily rate £425 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Kidlington - 1 £300 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Brocade
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) HIPAA
1 9 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Intel Security
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
3 7 (77.78%) CISSP
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIA
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
3 7 (77.78%) Junos
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) JNCIE

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) Junos
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 9 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 9 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 8 (88.89%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CISSP
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIA
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
2 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Brocade
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Intel Security