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 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 133 -
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.32% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £399 -
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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
236 288 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.76% 10.34% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 192 189
Median daily rate £375 £410 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £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 12 19
Median hourly rate £15.62 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.60% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.28 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £42.50 £38.00
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 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Governance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001