The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 122 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing COBIT 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.088% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.03% 1.55% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £463 £438 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -33.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
COBIT
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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
194 258 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.51% 9.89% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 117 194
Median daily rate £355 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £221 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 37 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire 0 1 £463 +2.77% 4
Suffolk - 1 - -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 5 (62.50%) Security Management
3 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) SIEM
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (12.50%) ISMS
6 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Trustwave

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Security Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Information Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Trustwave