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 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 - 82 74
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.99% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
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
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
53 101 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.41% 11.70% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 70 43
Median daily rate £448 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £313 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £534 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +101.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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