Period
to 31 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 31 May 2020 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 181 185
Rank change year-on-year +59 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 6 10 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.82% 2.35% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 13
Median daily rate £650 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.94% +47.83% -42.21%
England median daily rate £488 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.06% +10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.88 £36.22 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.82% -19.52% +16.13%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 157 426 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.47% 9.46% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 244 382
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £160 £200 £241
90th Percentile £646 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 19
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.98 £11.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.80 £36.00
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.83 £22.92
% change year-on-year +20.44% -0.39% +14.61%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Yorkshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +53 6 £650 +20.93%
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) GCP
2 2 (33.33%) FISMA
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) AWS
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) Basecamp
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Online Games
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
1 2 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Basecamp
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) SOX Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) DevSecOps
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) FISMA
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) HIPAA
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) ITGC
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware NSX
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Alibaba
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) VMware