Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 16 February 2019 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 > Manchester
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 137 151
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 -13
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.17% 0.18% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.75% 1.60% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Manchester median daily rate £331 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -6.25% -19.19%
North West median daily rate £450 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +19.21% -5.63% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester 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 Manchester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 286 313 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 9.83% 11.49% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 182 182
Manchester median daily rate £388 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.32% -2.81% +8.55%
10th Percentile £232 £200 £229
90th Percentile £611 £600 £575
North West median daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +7.27% -3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 5
Manchester median hourly rate £21.76 £16.19 £22.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.40% -29.30% -38.94%
10th Percentile £15.60 £13.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £32.72 £24.02 £48.75
North West median hourly rate £30.42 £24.56 £16.50
% change year-on-year +23.84% +48.85% -51.47%

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

Sarbanes-Oxley
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Accounts Payable
2 1 (20.00%) Accounts Receivable
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) QAD
2 1 (20.00%) Military

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Compliance Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Accounts Payable
2 1 (20.00%) Accounts Receivable
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) QAD
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow