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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank 97 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.03% - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-40.74% +16.88%
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
165 149 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.99% 9.80% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 70 34
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+331.81% -29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 12 (66.67%) Security Management
2 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Security
3 2 (11.11%) COBIT
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Val IT
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) PMBOK
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Threat Management
4 1 (5.56%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (5.56%) SSAE 16
4 1 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Consultant
1 12 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) IT Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) IT Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) Malware Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Auditor
4 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
1 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
2 12 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 12 (66.67%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Security
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Threat Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (5.56%) PMBOK
3 1 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) SSAE 16
3 1 (5.56%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Intel Security