The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.88
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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
264 83 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.48% 9.99% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 55 29
Median daily rate £281 £373 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.49% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £516 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.69% +25.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in the North East