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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England / East of England
Rank 125 106 130
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.047% 0.89% 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.64% 7.92% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Median daily rate - £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £510 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

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
157 265 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.39% 11.20% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 148 171
Median daily rate £388 £418 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +9.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 10
Median hourly rate £23.25 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.87% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.85 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.28 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +88.76%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Suffolk - 1 - -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre

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 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Trustwave