The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 36 45
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.37% 0.79%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.67% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.18% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
42 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.51% 5.58% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 17
Average daily rate £375 £343 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.13 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C