The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 55 64
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.33% 0.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.64% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate - - £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £258 £550
% change year-on-year
+69.90% -53.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 55 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.72% 9.17% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 44
Average daily rate £320 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £219 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £380 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +80.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
COBIT
East of England

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) QMS

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Auditor
1 1 (100.00%) Auditor
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP