The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 41 54
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 9.09% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £109.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+522.85% -39.65%
Sarbanes-Oxley
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
51 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.16% 5.80% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 23
Average daily rate £313 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge