The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 378 376 380
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing COBIT 64 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.20% 1.95% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 29
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £593 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+26.18% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COBIT
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2001 2005 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.72% 8.81% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1394 1628
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 34
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £115.00 £59.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in London

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in London

COBIT
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram in London

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in London

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +35 8 £425 -5.55% 7
Chessington - 3 £450 -
Feltham +8 2 £513 -0.48%
Bromley - 2 £425 -
Wimbledon - 1 £495 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 82 (71.30%) ITIL
2 50 (43.48%) Finance
3 31 (26.96%) Information Security
4 30 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 27 (23.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (22.61%) Project Management
7 24 (20.87%) CISSP
8 21 (18.26%) PRINCE2
9 18 (15.65%) Firewall
10 16 (13.91%) Service Management
10 16 (13.91%) CISA
10 16 (13.91%) ITIL V3
11 15 (13.04%) Oracle
12 14 (12.17%) Six Sigma
12 14 (12.17%) Banking
13 13 (11.30%) CISM
13 13 (11.30%) Service Design
14 12 (10.43%) IT Audit
14 12 (10.43%) Zachman Framework
14 12 (10.43%) Degree
15 11 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (9.57%) Retail
15 11 (9.57%) Service Delivery
15 11 (9.57%) VMware
15 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
16 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
16 10 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 10 (8.70%) PCI DSS
16 10 (8.70%) Network Security
16 10 (8.70%) ITIL V2

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (6.09%) CMS
2 5 (4.35%) Apache
3 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.74%) JBoss
4 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Project
2 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Relativity
1 6 (5.22%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) Firewall
2 10 (8.70%) Network Security
3 3 (2.61%) HTTP
3 3 (2.61%) Internet
3 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.74%) Converged Networks
4 2 (1.74%) DNS
4 2 (1.74%) Intranet
4 2 (1.74%) NAS
4 2 (1.74%) SAN
4 2 (1.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.87%) LAN
5 1 (0.87%) SMTP
5 1 (0.87%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.87%) WAN
5 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.74%) DB2
4 2 (1.74%) MySQL
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Hudson
1 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.87%) AppScan
2 1 (0.87%) Burp Suite
General
1 50 (43.48%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Banking
3 11 (9.57%) Retail
4 9 (7.83%) Legal
5 8 (6.96%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 2 (1.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Architect
2 18 (15.65%) Consultant
3 16 (13.91%) Analyst
3 16 (13.91%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.70%) Security Architect
4 10 (8.70%) Service Architect
5 9 (7.83%) IT Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) IT Manager
5 9 (7.83%) Process Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.09%) Security Manager
8 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.22%) Security Officer
8 6 (5.22%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 5 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
9 5 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Management Consultant
9 5 (4.35%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.35%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) AngularJS
2 5 (4.35%) XML
3 3 (2.61%) .NET
3 3 (2.61%) Java EE
4 2 (1.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.87%) Ajax
5 1 (0.87%) REST
5 1 (0.87%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.87%) SAML
5 1 (0.87%) SOAP
5 1 (0.87%) WCF
5 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.35%) User Experience
3 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.48%) FMCG
3 4 (3.48%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.74%) BYOD
5 2 (1.74%) CESG
5 2 (1.74%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.74%) iPad
5 2 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.74%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (1.74%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) AIX
4 2 (1.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (71.30%) ITIL
2 31 (26.96%) Information Security
3 30 (26.09%) TOGAF
4 26 (22.61%) Project Management
5 21 (18.26%) PRINCE2
6 16 (13.91%) ITIL V3
6 16 (13.91%) Service Management
7 14 (12.17%) Six Sigma
8 13 (11.30%) Service Design
9 12 (10.43%) IT Audit
9 12 (10.43%) Zachman Framework
10 11 (9.57%) Service Delivery
11 10 (8.70%) ITIL V2
12 9 (7.83%) DevOps
12 9 (7.83%) ITSM
13 8 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (6.96%) IT Governance
13 8 (6.96%) Migration
13 8 (6.96%) Vulnerability Management
14 7 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.22%) SQL
3 4 (3.48%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) C#
4 1 (0.87%) C++
4 1 (0.87%) Perl
4 1 (0.87%) PHP
4 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (20.87%) CISSP
2 16 (13.91%) CISA
3 13 (11.30%) CISM
4 12 (10.43%) Degree
5 7 (6.09%) CRISC
5 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.22%) SANS
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.61%) CEH
9 2 (1.74%) CCNA
9 2 (1.74%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.74%) CGEIT
9 2 (1.74%) ISSAP
9 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.74%) PMP
9 2 (1.74%) SSCP
9 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 10 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.96%) COSO
4 4 (3.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.74%) BS25999
5 2 (1.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (1.74%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.74%) MiFID
5 2 (1.74%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.87%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.87%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.87%) ISO27005
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.22%) vSphere
4 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.74%) Docker
5 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) EnCase
1 6 (5.22%) FTK
1 6 (5.22%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.74%) Nessus
3 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.74%) Puppet
3 2 (1.74%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.74%) Salt
3 2 (1.74%) SCOM
3 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.87%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.87%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Oracle
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) VMware
3 10 (8.70%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.22%) Cisco
4 6 (5.22%) dtSearch
4 6 (5.22%) Nuix
4 6 (5.22%) Recommind
5 5 (4.35%) IBM
6 4 (3.48%) FrontRange
6 4 (3.48%) SAP
7 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.61%) HP
7 3 (2.61%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.74%) BMC
8 2 (1.74%) Citrix
8 2 (1.74%) Juniper
8 2 (1.74%) Mercator
8 2 (1.74%) Qualys
8 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
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