The first table below looks at the demand for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 City of London 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 192 191 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing COBIT 18 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.096% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.97% 1.11% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 27
Average daily rate £475 £490 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £478 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £498 £550
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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
607 541 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 8.68% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 400 585
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £135.00 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.03% +655.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.85 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £135.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
COBIT
London

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

COBIT
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the City of London region.

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (91.89%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 16 (43.24%) Service Management
4 14 (37.84%) CMMI
5 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
6 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
6 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
7 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
7 6 (16.22%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) ITSM
8 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle
8 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (10.81%) Derivative
9 4 (10.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security
9 4 (10.81%) C
9 4 (10.81%) Citrix
9 4 (10.81%) Remedy
9 4 (10.81%) SAN
9 4 (10.81%) BMC
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) Wireless
2 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Management Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.11%) Service Management Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Technician
4 3 (8.11%) Senior IT Technician
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.41%) Auditor
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Auditor
5 2 (5.41%) IT Auditor
5 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Auditor
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) WSDL
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Derivative
1 4 (10.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (8.11%) NHS
2 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 16 (43.24%) Service Management
4 14 (37.84%) CMMI
5 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
6 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
7 6 (16.22%) ITSM
8 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma
8 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.11%) e-GIF
10 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.11%) Migration
10 3 (8.11%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
1 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) CISM
2 3 (8.11%) CISSP
3 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CISA
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) CITP
4 1 (2.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.11%) HL7
3 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) Remedy
2 4 (10.81%) BMC
3 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.70%) CA
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.70%) LogLogic
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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