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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 117 117 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Contract jobs citing COBIT 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.048% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.10% 0.44% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £550 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +49.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
143 225 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.05% 10.87% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 172 125
Median daily rate £400 £325 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £185 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £498 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Leeds 0 3 £400 -27.27% 3
COBIT
Yorkshire

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) CISA
5 3 (25.00%) CISM
5 3 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (25.00%) SSAE 16
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) CRISC
7 1 (8.33%) Val IT
7 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

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:

General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Auditor
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) IT Auditor
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Auditor
3 2 (16.67%) Security Auditor
3 2 (16.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) IT Audit
4 4 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
7 1 (8.33%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CISA
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (25.00%) SSAE 16
4 1 (8.33%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow