The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 - - -
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
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
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
12 34 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.88% 9.60% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 57
Median daily rate £290 £435 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £309 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £27.75 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £29.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £29.00 £14.90
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 Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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