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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 112 - 101
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing COBIT 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% - 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.45% - 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+27.37% -15.78%
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
145 231 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.25% 11.55% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 171 95
Median daily rate £410 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £129 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £11.88 £14.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% -2.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing COBIT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

COBIT Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (33.33%) SSAE 16
5 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Val IT
7 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 1 (11.11%) Security Auditing
7 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

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 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Change Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Business Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Change Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Auditor
2 3 (33.33%) IT Auditor
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Auditor
3 2 (22.22%) Security Auditor
3 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Auditor
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Security Auditing
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (33.33%) SSAE 16
3 1 (11.11%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow