The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 40 35
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.41% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 10.17% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £538 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.52%
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
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
40 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.44% 13.88% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 33
Average daily rate £425 £513 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +19.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £385 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £122.50 £15.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+716.66% -58.62%
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 Swindon

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon