The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cambridge region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 42 46
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.27% 1.10%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.70% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £800
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -59.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
15 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.17% 7.26% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 32
Average daily rate £295 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £236 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £407 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
COBIT
Cambridgeshire

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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