Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 130 160
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30 -14
Contract jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.27% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.61% 2.77% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Manchester median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% -27.69%
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 249 289 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.97% 9.83% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 178 174
Manchester median daily rate £413 £388 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -2.52% +7.51%
10th Percentile £191 £191 £250
90th Percentile £591 £600 £540
North West median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 4
Manchester median hourly rate £28.19 £16.19 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.12% -41.13% +52.78%
10th Percentile £17.45 £9.67 £12.98
90th Percentile £32.67 £33.91 £46.58
North West median hourly rate £29.19 £13.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +116.22% -46.00% +11.11%

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 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 13 November 2018, 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 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
2 1 (25.00%) Accounts Receivable
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

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 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Compliance Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Accounts Payable
2 1 (25.00%) Accounts Receivable
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow