The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.50% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

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 Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.09% 4.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £550 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +9.31%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Midlands region.

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands