Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 146 139
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +44
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 16 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.47% 0.16% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.20% 1.36% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -8.31% +13.31%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £371
90th Percentile £488 £460 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £448
% change year-on-year -6.25% -10.61% +16.23%
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 381 369 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.18% 12.16% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 250 225
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £247 £220
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +34.48% +20.83%
10th Percentile £11.30 £8.26 £11.31
90th Percentile £25.62 £22.13 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.24 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.20% +37.93% +16.70%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 December 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
Leeds -8 4 £475 -
Pudsey +3 2 £425 +6.25%
Bradford - 1 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 11 (68.75%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (37.50%) Unix
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Solaris
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) CyberArk
6 4 (25.00%) Security Hardening
6 4 (25.00%) SSH
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) GDPR
8 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (12.50%) CISSP
8 2 (12.50%) Banking
8 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) RACF
8 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) zSecure
9 1 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 1 (6.25%) Coaching
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism
9 1 (6.25%) Robotic Automation

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 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Security Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) RACF Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) SOX Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Technology
6 1 (6.25%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Security Hardening
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (6.25%) Contract Management
6 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
6 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) SABSA
6 1 (6.25%) Self-Awareness
6 1 (6.25%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) CRISC
2 1 (6.25%) GIAC
2 1 (6.25%) ISSAP
2 1 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) GDPR
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Blue Prism
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow