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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.30% - 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.89% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
53 57 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.82% 13.10% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 14
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 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 2 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Financial Support
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP