Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 141 138
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing COBIT 11 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.60% 1.44% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
East Midlands median daily rate £488 £488 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.02% +14.63%
10th Percentile £481 £443 £563
90th Percentile £529 £518 £638
England median daily rate £513 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -2.38% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 239 347 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.70% 11.60% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 233 207
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £205 £261 £159
90th Percentile £550 £560 £580
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 16
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.92% -24.64% +32.69%
10th Percentile £9.50 £8.44 £8.53
90th Percentile £14.55 £25.00 £25.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -0.01% - -16.00%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing COBIT in the East Midlands.

Contractor 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 15 February 2019. 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 +15 7 £488 -
Northamptonshire -7 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 - -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 2 (18.18%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (18.18%) Contract Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Process Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) Process Improvement
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) CMMI
7 2 (18.18%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (18.18%) Contract Management
7 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
7 2 (18.18%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Snow
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix