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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.24% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
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
16 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.44% 6.78% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 32
Median daily rate £300 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £302 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £606 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £23.25 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.29% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £21.54 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.65 £50.00 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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