Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 119
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median daily rate - - £455
UK median daily rate £488 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +12.00% +2.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +42.86% +87.17% -58.44%

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 186 154 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.66% 10.86% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 120 145
Wales median daily rate £393 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £175 £261 £247
90th Percentile £550 £613 £529
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 9
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +536.36% -35.29%
10th Percentile £15.09 £70.00 £9.40
90th Percentile £52.48 £70.00 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.42% +1.49% +18.42%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Wales

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Wales