The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK / England
Rank 503 466 528
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +62
Contract jobs citing COBIT 62 129 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.53% 2.74% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 57 37
Median daily rate £475 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £389 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £610 £620
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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4047 4711 4335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.76% 10.13% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2639 2947 2721
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 182 168
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.25 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.88% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £13.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.20 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in England

COBIT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram in England

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in England

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 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
London -16 29 £475 -7.31% 17
North West +32 15 £500 -21.56% 3
South East -11 6 £450 -15.88% 2
East Midlands - 5 £575 -
South West +6 2 £405 -26.36% 3
West Midlands -8 2 £525 -52.27%
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 1
East of England -17 1 - - 3
North East - 1 £375 -
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 72 (47.37%) ITIL
2 63 (41.45%) Information Security
3 59 (38.82%) CISSP
4 49 (32.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (26.32%) Finance
6 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
7 36 (23.68%) CISM
8 33 (21.71%) Risk Management
8 33 (21.71%) TOGAF
9 31 (20.39%) MS Excel
10 28 (18.42%) Cisco
11 27 (17.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 26 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (16.45%) CISA
13 25 (16.45%) Project Management
13 25 (16.45%) PCI DSS
14 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (15.79%) Firewall
15 23 (15.13%) Service Management
15 23 (15.13%) Banking
16 20 (13.16%) CMMI
17 18 (11.84%) ITSM
17 18 (11.84%) MS Visio
18 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
18 17 (11.18%) SharePoint
18 17 (11.18%) Fixed Income
18 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
18 17 (11.18%) IT Audit
19 16 (10.53%) Process Improvement
19 16 (10.53%) SDLC

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (11.18%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Apache
4 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (20.39%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.84%) MS Visio
3 15 (9.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (6.58%) MS Office
5 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) SAP GRC
2 3 (1.97%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.79%) Firewall
2 12 (7.89%) Network Security
3 9 (5.92%) WebEx
4 8 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (2.63%) IMAP
5 4 (2.63%) Internet
5 4 (2.63%) SSH
5 4 (2.63%) VPN
6 3 (1.97%) BGP
6 3 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.97%) EIGRP
6 3 (1.97%) OSPF
7 2 (1.32%) 802.11
7 2 (1.32%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.32%) HTTP
7 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) MPLS
7 2 (1.32%) SSL
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.97%) Star Schema
2 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.32%) DB2
2 2 (1.32%) MySQL
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (26.32%) Finance
2 23 (15.13%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.66%) French Language
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (24.34%) Architect
2 31 (20.39%) Consultant
3 27 (17.76%) Analyst
4 16 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 15 (9.87%) IT Consultant
6 10 (6.58%) Security Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Technical Architect
7 9 (5.92%) IT Manager
7 9 (5.92%) IT Security Consultant
7 9 (5.92%) Security Architect
8 8 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Risk Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Security Officer
9 7 (4.61%) Auditor
9 7 (4.61%) IT Auditor
9 7 (4.61%) Project Facilitator
10 6 (3.95%) Configuration Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) IT Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Security Manager
10 6 (3.95%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.55%) Web Services
2 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.32%) Java EE
2 2 (1.32%) Middleware
3 1 (0.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.18%) Fixed Income
2 13 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.24%) e-Learning
4 10 (6.58%) Equities
5 8 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.61%) CESG
6 7 (4.61%) CMDB
7 6 (3.95%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.29%) Data Protection Act
8 5 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.29%) PKI
9 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.63%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.63%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.97%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.97%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.58%) Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Windows
3 8 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.32%) AIX
4 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (47.37%) ITIL
2 63 (41.45%) Information Security
3 33 (21.71%) Risk Management
3 33 (21.71%) TOGAF
4 26 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (16.45%) Project Management
6 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (15.13%) Service Management
8 20 (13.16%) CMMI
9 18 (11.84%) ITSM
10 17 (11.18%) IT Audit
10 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
11 16 (10.53%) Process Improvement
11 16 (10.53%) SDLC
12 15 (9.87%) Security Operations
13 14 (9.21%) SIEM
14 13 (8.55%) Coaching
14 13 (8.55%) Cybersecurity
15 12 (7.89%) Security Management
15 12 (7.89%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.32%) SQL
2 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (38.82%) CISSP
2 36 (23.68%) CISM
3 25 (16.45%) CISA
4 17 (11.18%) Security Cleared
5 10 (6.58%) Degree
6 9 (5.92%) CISMP
6 9 (5.92%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (5.26%) GSEC
8 7 (4.61%) CRISC
8 7 (4.61%) ISEB
9 5 (3.29%) CEH
10 4 (2.63%) CCNA
10 4 (2.63%) CCNP
10 4 (2.63%) CCSP
10 4 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.63%) MCSD
10 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.63%) PMI Certification
10 4 (2.63%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (32.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (17.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (16.45%) PCI DSS
4 12 (7.89%) ISO27002
5 5 (3.29%) Basel III
6 4 (2.63%) COSO
6 4 (2.63%) QA
7 3 (1.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.97%) ISO22301
7 3 (1.97%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
8 2 (1.32%) PMBOK
8 2 (1.32%) SAS 70
8 2 (1.32%) SLA
9 1 (0.66%) BS25999
9 1 (0.66%) GDPR
9 1 (0.66%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.66%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Docker
3 1 (0.66%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.32%) CSIRT
1 2 (1.32%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.42%) Cisco
3 11 (7.24%) ServiceNow
4 8 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
5 5 (3.29%) VMware
6 4 (2.63%) Oracle
6 4 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.97%) FireEye
7 3 (1.97%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.97%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.97%) Misys
7 3 (1.97%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.97%) Sourcefire
7 3 (1.97%) Splunk
7 3 (1.97%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) Qualys
8 2 (1.32%) Symantec
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