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 27 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
27 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 £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
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
10 43 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.10% 11.47% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 33 57
Median daily rate £390 £420 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £725 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £29.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +93.33%
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 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