The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 52 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.30% 3.20% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £725 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -23.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COBIT
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
93 125 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.70% 14.45% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 42
Median daily rate £450 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £206 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

COBIT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) MBA
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) CITP
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Practice Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Head of Information
1 8 (88.89%) Head of Information Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Head of Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Chief Technology Officer
3 2 (22.22%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (22.22%) CIO
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CITP
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) MBA