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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.30% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.19% +176.31%

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
22 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.36% 5.76% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 30
Median daily rate £300 £303 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +88.76%

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