The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 91 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.32% 0.30% 0.081%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.33% 3.01% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
COBIT
South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
120 133 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.57% 10.08% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 53 41
Median daily rate £475 £455 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +26.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +53.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge -12 1 - -
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Intranet
3 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 8 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Retail
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) FMCG
6 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (33.33%) CISA
6 4 (33.33%) CISM
7 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
8 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (16.67%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
1 8 (66.67%) Intranet
1 8 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Converged Networks
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Information Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
4 3 (25.00%) IT Architect
4 3 (25.00%) IT Security Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) FMCG
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CISA
2 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Software AG
1 1 (8.33%) Splunk
1 1 (8.33%) VMware