The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
COBIT
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
37 55 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.94% 18.21% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 46 8
Average daily rate £410 £625 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% +110.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £335 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £737 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +107.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Somerset