The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 250 230 206
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Contract jobs citing COBIT 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.090% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.06% 1.32% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£413 £525 £850
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -38.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £409 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.14% -6.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
COBIT
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
775 604 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.91% 6.82% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 310 272
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 54
Average hourly rate £30.50 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £10.65 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £113.50 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

COBIT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the South East region.

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 6 £413 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £350 -6.66% 1
Surrey 0 3 £500 - 2
Hampshire -13 1 £550 -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 13 (41.94%) Risk Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
4 12 (38.71%) Security Architecture
5 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
5 10 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
6 9 (29.03%) Data Security
6 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.81%) Service Management
7 8 (25.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
9 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) SAP
10 5 (16.13%) Windows
10 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (12.90%) Informatics
11 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
11 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
11 4 (12.90%) Firewall
11 4 (12.90%) ITSM
11 4 (12.90%) Project Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (25.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Security Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Information Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
8 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Service Design Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Designer
9 1 (3.23%) IT Services Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) OC4J
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Informatics
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) CMDB
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 13 (41.94%) Risk Management
3 13 (41.94%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (38.71%) Security Architecture
5 10 (32.26%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (29.03%) Data Security
6 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
7 8 (25.81%) Service Management
8 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
9 6 (19.35%) Supplier Management
10 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) ITSM
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
10 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
11 3 (9.68%) SABSA
11 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Uniface
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) PMP
3 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISA
4 1 (3.23%) CISM
4 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) GCIA
4 1 (3.23%) GCIH
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) BS15000
3 2 (6.45%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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