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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 119 110
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.76% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £385 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
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
152 262 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.98% 11.92% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 185 104
Median daily rate £415 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £553 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% -40.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £19.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) WAP
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) SAML
4 1 (25.00%) BCP
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CRAMM
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Information Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) IT Audit
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) CRAMM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS