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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 71 46
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.55% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 9.52% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £340 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +78.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
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
55 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.08% 5.81% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 20
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £263 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

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