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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England / East of England
Rank - 96 127
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 1.04% 0.077%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.93% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
226 280 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.42% 11.63% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 161 191
Median daily rate £439 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £598 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £25.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.05% +79.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.27 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £62.50 £41.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +84.78%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001