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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
UK / England
Rank 527 490 517
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Contract jobs citing COBIT 52 122 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.25% 2.68% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 46
Median daily rate £505 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £390 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4150 4557 4538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.91% 9.56% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2707 2881 2766
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 178 153
Median hourly rate £23.34 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £61.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +3 28 £469 -6.25% 11
South East +12 9 £450 -12.19% 9
North West +17 8 £575 -8.00% 2
South West +15 3 £575 +4.54% 4
East Midlands - 2 £588 -
West Midlands +6 1 £675 +22.72%
COBIT
UK

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 58 (46.77%) ITIL
2 55 (44.35%) CISSP
3 48 (38.71%) Information Security
4 47 (37.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
6 30 (24.19%) TOGAF
7 29 (23.39%) Finance
8 27 (21.77%) CISM
9 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
9 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (20.97%) PCI DSS
10 25 (20.16%) Service Management
11 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (18.55%) Firewall
13 21 (16.94%) CMMI
14 20 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (15.32%) Project Management
15 19 (15.32%) Coaching
16 18 (14.52%) ISO27002
16 18 (14.52%) Degree
17 17 (13.71%) Cisco
17 17 (13.71%) Cybersecurity
18 16 (12.90%) Process Improvement
18 16 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
18 16 (12.90%) Risk Management
19 15 (12.10%) Banking
20 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
20 14 (11.29%) 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.23%) MS Office
5 2 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP GRC
2 3 (2.42%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.65%) Mimecast
4 6 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) Firewall
2 11 (8.87%) WebEx
3 8 (6.45%) Network Security
4 4 (3.23%) IMAP
4 4 (3.23%) Internet
4 4 (3.23%) SSH
4 4 (3.23%) VPN
5 3 (2.42%) BGP
5 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.42%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.42%) LAN
5 3 (2.42%) OSPF
5 3 (2.42%) WAN
6 2 (1.61%) 802.11
6 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.61%) HTTP
6 2 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.61%) MPLS
6 2 (1.61%) SSL
6 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.23%) Star Schema
2 2 (1.61%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.61%) DB2
2 2 (1.61%) MySQL
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 29 (23.39%) Finance
2 15 (12.10%) Banking
3 9 (7.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (24.19%) Consultant
2 28 (22.58%) Architect
3 21 (16.94%) Analyst
4 16 (12.90%) IT Consultant
5 15 (12.10%) Security Consultant
6 12 (9.68%) Security Analyst
7 11 (8.87%) IT Security Consultant
8 9 (7.26%) Security Specialist
9 8 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) IT Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Security Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Auditor
10 7 (5.65%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (5.65%) IT Auditor
10 7 (5.65%) Project Facilitator
10 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.84%) Cloud Specialist
11 6 (4.84%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.84%) Security Manager
11 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.87%) Web Services
2 2 (1.61%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.61%) Java EE
2 2 (1.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) e-Learning
2 9 (7.26%) Equities
2 9 (7.26%) Fixed Income
3 8 (6.45%) CESG
4 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.65%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.03%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.23%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (2.42%) Learning Management System
7 3 (2.42%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.42%) PMI
8 2 (1.61%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.81%) CMDB
9 1 (0.81%) Life Science
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.06%) Linux
2 9 (7.26%) Windows
3 8 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (1.61%) AIX
4 2 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.77%) ITIL
2 48 (38.71%) Information Security
3 30 (24.19%) TOGAF
4 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (20.16%) Service Management
6 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (16.94%) CMMI
8 19 (15.32%) Coaching
8 19 (15.32%) Project Management
9 17 (13.71%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.90%) Process Improvement
10 16 (12.90%) Risk Management
11 14 (11.29%) SDLC
12 12 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (9.68%) ITSM
12 12 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (9.68%) Six Sigma
12 12 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
13 11 (8.87%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) C
1 2 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (44.35%) CISSP
2 27 (21.77%) CISM
3 18 (14.52%) Degree
4 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.68%) CISA
6 11 (8.87%) CISMP
7 9 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (6.45%) SANS
8 8 (6.45%) SSCP
9 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
10 5 (4.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 5 (4.03%) CCSP
10 5 (4.03%) DV Cleared
10 5 (4.03%) GSEC
11 4 (3.23%) CCNP
11 4 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (3.23%) PCI QSA
12 3 (2.42%) CCNA
12 3 (2.42%) CRISC
12 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (37.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (20.97%) PCI DSS
3 18 (14.52%) ISO27002
4 16 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (6.45%) GDPR
6 4 (3.23%) COSO
6 4 (3.23%) ISO22301
6 4 (3.23%) QA
7 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (1.61%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.61%) PMBOK
7 2 (1.61%) SAS 70
8 1 (0.81%) BS25999
8 1 (0.81%) RMADS
8 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) CSIRT
1 2 (1.61%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.71%) Cisco
3 8 (6.45%) Splunk
4 7 (5.65%) Qualys
4 7 (5.65%) Tufin
5 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 5 (4.03%) SAP
6 3 (2.42%) FireEye
6 3 (2.42%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.42%) Misys
6 3 (2.42%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.42%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.42%) Sourcefire
6 3 (2.42%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.61%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.61%) NetWitness
8 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.81%) Sybase
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