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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.52% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
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
40 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.96% 7.57% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £331 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £241 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -53.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £31.40 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COBIT 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) SABSA
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) MODAF
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
5 2 (33.33%) IaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) QMS
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (33.33%) GxP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) CCIE

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAAS
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technologist
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Documentation Author
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) SABSA
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 3 (50.00%) MODAF
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) QMS
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) CMMI
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GxP
2 1 (16.67%) HIPAA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Aruba
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) Nortel
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) VMware