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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 88 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.082% 0.10% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.18% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£335 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £435
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -19.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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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
85 56 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.00% 5.66% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 24
Average daily rate £335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £10.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 - £6.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) CMMI
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
4 5 (62.50%) Law
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Django
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) Scala
7 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Head of Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
1 7 (87.50%) HTML5
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) CSS3
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Django
2 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) CMMI
2 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
3 6 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle