The first table below looks at the demand for COSO 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 COSO over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank - 204 -
Contract jobs citing COSO 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.016% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £490 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £575
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
637 540 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.61% 8.56% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 396 579
Average daily rate £450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 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 £14.60 £15.85 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £135.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
COSO
London

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

COSO
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 COSO across the City of London region.

COSO Daily Rate Trend in the City of London