The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 52 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.67% - 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.70% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £535 £400 £409
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
COBIT
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 86 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.65% 11.89% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 48 16
Average daily rate £300 £390 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £211 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £42.50 £18.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +126.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £24.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 4 - - 1
COBIT
East of England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CMMI
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (25.00%) WAAS
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPLS
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAAS
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Author
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Documentation Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Documentation Author
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Process Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CMMI
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) SABSA
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Aruba
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Nortel
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware