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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+27.37% -15.78%
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
119 86 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.67% 8.85% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 57
Median daily rate £378 £365 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £233 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +51.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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 5 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