Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 84 91
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -2
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 1 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.081% 0.47% 1.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.83% 4.29% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 22
Cheshire median daily rate £600 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.84% -13.89% -
North West median daily rate £380 £388 £450
% change year-on-year -1.94% -13.89% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 120 140 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.68% 10.96% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 100 202
Cheshire median daily rate £338 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.43% -2.65% +16.60%
10th Percentile £215 £212 £238
90th Percentile £545 £651 £636
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +44.26% +2.94%
North West median hourly rate £21.01 £20.50 £25.12
% change year-on-year +2.49% -18.39% +43.54%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Cheshire

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) SAP