The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank - 113 118
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.00% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Average daily rate
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- £738 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +134.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £500 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +28.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
185 200 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.87% 8.44% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 125 82
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £264 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 14
Average hourly rate £11.67 £16.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing COBIT across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) CRAMM
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) CRAMM
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001