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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
Rank - 100 87
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.32% 0.073%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £588 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
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
124 175 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.92% 9.37% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 74
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +56.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Val IT
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (25.00%) SSAE 16
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Operations 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Auditor
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
3 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (25.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) SSAE 16
3 1 (25.00%) Val IT