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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 64 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing COBIT 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.66% 0.22% 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.94% 1.79% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £700 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.22% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
72 112 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.52% 12.35% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 35
Average daily rate £400 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £290 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +288.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (16.67%) MBA
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
6 1 (16.67%) Data Security
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) CITP
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Head of Information
1 5 (83.33%) Head of Information Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Head of Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Chief Technology Officer
3 2 (33.33%) Chief Information Officer
3 2 (33.33%) CIO
4 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (16.67%) Data Security
6 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
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