The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 69 68
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.63% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £401 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £33.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.01%
Sarbanes-Oxley
UK

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 76 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.67% 9.88% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 28
Median daily rate £400 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C