The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 30 23
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.17% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.95% 13.56% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Median daily rate £500 £468 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £355 £470
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf