The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.75% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 20.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
Sarbanes-Oxley
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
51 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.50% 8.45% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 18
Median daily rate £400 £361 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £254 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.77 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.28% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £15.77 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £15.77 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire