The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
COBIT
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
206 168 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.13% 9.51% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 117 68
Average daily rate £420 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £247 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £533 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.63 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +36.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £40.00 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds - 3 £385 - 1
COBIT
Yorkshire

COBIT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (75.00%) SSAE 16
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Val IT
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
4 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Auditor
1 3 (75.00%) IT Auditor
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Auditor
2 2 (50.00%) Security Auditor
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISAE 3402
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (75.00%) SSAE 16
2 1 (25.00%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
West Yorkshire
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