The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COBIT 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
COBIT
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
174 119 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.74% 10.41% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 96 54
Average daily rate £420 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.99 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.81% -7.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

COBIT
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 3 (100.00%) SSAE 16
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Val IT
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Auditor
1 3 (100.00%) IT Auditor
2 2 (66.67%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (66.67%) Security Auditor
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Auditing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) SSAE 16
2 1 (33.33%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow