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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £52.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.80% +176.64%

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
92 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.09% 11.88% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 57 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £41.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.09% +70.40%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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