The table below looks at the statistics for Sarbanes-Oxley skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 100 90
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.24% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £495 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -
Sarbanes-Oxley
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
128 185 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.63% 9.50% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 98 59
Median daily rate £400 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £16.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.87% +43.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Sarbanes-Oxley Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 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 Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Val IT
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (100.00%) SSAE 16

Sarbanes-Oxley
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Auditor
1 1 (100.00%) IT Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SSAE 16
1 1 (100.00%) Val IT