The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COBIT 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.52% - 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.43% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.22% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
COBIT
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.07% 8.52% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 10
Average daily rate £398 £340 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.91% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £161 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Average hourly rate - £31.44 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

COBIT
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) BYOD
4 2 (28.57%) Wyse
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (14.29%) COSO
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) CIO
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) BYOD
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) IT Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COSO
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Wyse