The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COBIT
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.14% 7.60% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 26
Median daily rate £344 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £294 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £499 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Median hourly rate £10.50 £26.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.74% -2.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £15.77 £20.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £37.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing COBIT across the Cambridge region.

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge