The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 127 144 128
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.041% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.45% 0.54% 1.38%
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 £500 £523 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +21.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00
COBIT
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
222 370 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.19% 12.02% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 264 139
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £550 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 17
Median hourly rate £16.96 £13.29 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.68% -24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.87 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £25.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

COBIT
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

COBIT Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

COBIT
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

COBIT Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
COBIT
England

COBIT
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) IT Audit
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) OWASP
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) SAML
6 1 (16.67%) BCP
6 1 (16.67%) WAP
6 1 (16.67%) SMTP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) CESG
6 1 (16.67%) CRAMM
6 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Governance Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Information Governance Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
1 1 (16.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) IT Audit
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) CRAMM
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (83.33%) CISA
2 5 (83.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS