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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 105 -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.42% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £385 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 -

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
167 212 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.46% 11.14% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 152 157
Median daily rate £375 £410 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 12
Median hourly rate £15.62 £13.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.90% +3.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £18.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +80.85%

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