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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 366 386 368
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing COBIT 64 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.23% 1.81% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 32
Median daily rate £575 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £671 £678 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
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
1981 2048 2183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.98% 9.19% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1450 1557
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.40 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £165.00 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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 27 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 27 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 +36 14 £475 -3.79% 5
Chessington - 2 £450 -
Feltham +5 1 £500 -2.91%
Wimbledon - 1 £495 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 79 (70.54%) ITIL
2 51 (45.54%) Finance
3 34 (30.36%) TOGAF
4 32 (28.57%) Information Security
5 31 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (24.11%) CISSP
7 26 (23.21%) Project Management
8 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
9 21 (18.75%) ITIL V3
10 16 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
10 16 (14.29%) Banking
10 16 (14.29%) Service Design
11 15 (13.39%) Degree
11 15 (13.39%) Firewall
12 14 (12.50%) Service Management
12 14 (12.50%) CISA
12 14 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (12.50%) ITIL V2
13 13 (11.61%) CISM
14 12 (10.71%) Service Delivery
14 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.71%) IT Audit
15 11 (9.82%) ServiceNow
15 11 (9.82%) Six Sigma
15 11 (9.82%) VMware
15 11 (9.82%) PCI DSS
15 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (8.93%) COSO
16 10 (8.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 10 (8.93%) IT Governance

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 (6.25%) CMS
2 5 (4.46%) Apache
3 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.79%) JBoss
4 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Relativity
1 6 (5.36%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) Firewall
2 9 (8.04%) Network Security
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.68%) HTTP
3 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.79%) Converged Networks
4 2 (1.79%) DNS
4 2 (1.79%) Internet
4 2 (1.79%) Intranet
4 2 (1.79%) SAN
4 2 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.89%) SMTP
5 1 (0.89%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.79%) DB2
2 2 (1.79%) MySQL
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Hudson
1 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.89%) AppScan
2 1 (0.89%) Burp Suite
General
1 51 (45.54%) Finance
2 16 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Legal
4 8 (7.14%) Retail
5 6 (5.36%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.57%) Publishing
7 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Architect
2 20 (17.86%) Consultant
3 14 (12.50%) Service Architect
4 12 (10.71%) Analyst
5 10 (8.93%) IT Manager
5 10 (8.93%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.93%) Security Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Security Manager
6 8 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Audit Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) IT Security Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Management Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.46%) Service Management Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
1 6 (5.36%) XML
2 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) Java EE
3 2 (1.79%) Middleware
3 2 (1.79%) REST
3 2 (1.79%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) Ajax
4 1 (0.89%) CSS
4 1 (0.89%) HTML
4 1 (0.89%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.89%) SAML
4 1 (0.89%) WCF
4 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.46%) User Experience
4 4 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.68%) CESG
5 3 (2.68%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (2.68%) FMCG
6 2 (1.79%) BYOD
6 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.79%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.79%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.79%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.79%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.57%) Unix
3 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) AIX
4 2 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (70.54%) ITIL
2 34 (30.36%) TOGAF
3 32 (28.57%) Information Security
4 26 (23.21%) Project Management
5 22 (19.64%) PRINCE2
6 21 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 16 (14.29%) Service Design
7 16 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
8 14 (12.50%) ITIL V2
8 14 (12.50%) Service Management
9 12 (10.71%) IT Audit
9 12 (10.71%) Service Delivery
10 11 (9.82%) Six Sigma
11 10 (8.93%) IT Governance
11 10 (8.93%) ITSM
11 10 (8.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (8.04%) DevOps
12 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.57%) Java
2 4 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (0.89%) C#
3 1 (0.89%) C++
3 1 (0.89%) Perl
3 1 (0.89%) PHP
3 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) CISSP
2 15 (13.39%) Degree
3 14 (12.50%) CISA
4 13 (11.61%) CISM
5 9 (8.04%) CRISC
5 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
6 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.36%) SANS
8 4 (3.57%) CGEIT
9 3 (2.68%) CEH
9 3 (2.68%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.68%) CLAS
9 3 (2.68%) ISSAP
10 2 (1.79%) CCNA
10 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.79%) PMP
10 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.79%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (27.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 11 (9.82%) PCI DSS
4 10 (8.93%) COSO
5 7 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (3.57%) ISO27005
7 3 (2.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (2.68%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.79%) BS25999
8 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (1.79%) MiFID
8 2 (1.79%) SLA
8 2 (1.79%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.89%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.89%) ISO27002
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.36%) vSphere
4 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.79%) Docker
5 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) EnCase
1 6 (5.36%) FTK
1 6 (5.36%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.57%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.79%) Nessus
3 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.79%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) Salt
3 2 (1.79%) SCOM
3 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.89%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) ServiceNow
2 11 (9.82%) VMware
3 9 (8.04%) Oracle
4 7 (6.25%) Cisco
5 6 (5.36%) dtSearch
5 6 (5.36%) Nuix
5 6 (5.36%) Recommind
6 5 (4.46%) IBM
7 4 (3.57%) FrontRange
7 4 (3.57%) HP
7 4 (3.57%) SAP
8 3 (2.68%) BMC
8 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.68%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.79%) Citrix
9 2 (1.79%) Juniper
9 2 (1.79%) Mercator
9 2 (1.79%) Qualys
9 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
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