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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.098% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.32% 0.69% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

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
76 144 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.86% 14.16% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 79 66
Median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £169 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £503 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £53.75 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Payments Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Privacy
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
zubito Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago