Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 October 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 149 134
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 +50
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 11 7 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.24% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.18% 1.92% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -6.87% -10.52%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £350
90th Percentile £438 £460 £519
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £430
% change year-on-year -6.25% -6.87% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 346 364 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.05% 12.34% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 227 237
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £195
90th Percentile £563 £568 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.85% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.83 £11.39
90th Percentile £26.00 £21.48 £22.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +26.77% +12.07% +17.65%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in West Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in West Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in West Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Pudsey +5 2 £425 +6.25%
Leeds -8 2 - - 2
Bradford - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 8 (72.73%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) zSecure
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) RACF
5 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (18.18%) SSH
5 2 (18.18%) CyberArk
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) CRISC
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) SSH
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) RACF Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
4 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Robotic Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Runbook
4 1 (9.09%) Self-Awareness
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) CyberArk
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Prism
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) Mercator
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow