The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 46 34
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.47% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.45% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £230 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -45.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £19.00 £61.15
% change year-on-year
+176.31% -68.92%
Sarbanes-Oxley
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.00% 7.21% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 20
Average daily rate £450 £385 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.75 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire