The table below looks at the statistics for COSO skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COSO over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
Rank 431 422 433
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing COSO 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.051% 0.004%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.54% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COSO
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
2060 2241 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.07% 9.50% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1559 1616
Median daily rate £465 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 30
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.00 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £99.10 £129.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

COSO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

COSO Jobs Demand Trend in London

COSO
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

COSO Daily Rate Trend in London

COSO
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

COSO Hourly Rate Trend in London

COSO
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 COSO within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £435 -
COSO
England

COSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing COSO 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 COSO.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) COBIT
3 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (42.86%) IT Audit
5 5 (35.71%) Internal Audit
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) CISSP
6 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) ISO27005
7 2 (14.29%) MiFID
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) BS25999
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 2 (14.29%) Information Security
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) MS Office

COSO
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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) IT Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) CISSP Manager
2 4 (28.57%) IT Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) IT Risk Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Chief Security Officer
3 2 (14.29%) CIO
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) IT Audit
4 5 (35.71%) Internal Audit
5 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CISSP
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) COBIT
2 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (28.57%) ISO27005
4 2 (14.29%) BS25999
4 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (14.29%) MiFID
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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