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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 90 72
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.071% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.08% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +48.11%
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
131 93 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.00% 6.59% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 46 24
Average daily rate £325 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £223 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £463 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £13.60 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Sarbanes-Oxley
North West

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 1 (20.00%) Imperva
4 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) GxP
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Sarbanes-Oxley
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Sarbanes-Oxley. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) SAP R/3
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Support
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GxP
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Imperva
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle