Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 119 141
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 +5
Contract jobs citing COBIT 2 7 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.14% 2.99% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £450 £488 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.27% -15.96%
England median daily rate £538 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.38% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £59.25

COBIT is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 176 234 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.21% 10.15% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 138 248
Median daily rate £350 £361 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% -12.61% +10.00%
10th Percentile £91 £178 £252
90th Percentile £550 £550 £565
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.68 £14.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% -14.88% -25.55%
10th Percentile £9.36 £9.58 £11.38
90th Percentile £22.07 £14.48 £40.45
Median hourly rate £25.68 £21.88 £21.90
% change year-on-year +17.37% -0.09% +6.83%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing COBIT as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the East Midlands

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing COBIT in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for COBIT in the East Midlands

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 2 £450 -7.69% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing COBIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Due Diligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Due Diligence
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley