The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing COSO 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £525 -
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COSO
North 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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
167 153 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.97% 9.42% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 84 41
Median daily rate £400 £325 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.45% +24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing COSO as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

COSO
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

COSO Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

COSO
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COSO 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 Manchester region with a requirement for COSO.

1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

COSO
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Security
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Operations
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001