The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 56 65
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.72% 0.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.10% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate - £563 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
Sarbanes-Oxley
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.84% 11.80% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 66
Average daily rate £400 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £46.43 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire