The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
108 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.70% 8.21% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 47
Median daily rate £380 £355 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £260 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +39.03%
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 Reading

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Reading

COBIT
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO22301