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 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
25 Jul 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 £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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
281 100 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.60% 10.78% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 73 45
Median daily rate £280 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.82% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £228 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.49 £13.75 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £21.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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