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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 58 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.16% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £394 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.12% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £63.25
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -69.96%
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
73 46 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.92% 7.40% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 7
Average daily rate £405 £399 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% -9.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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