Period
to 26 October 2021

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 26 October 2021 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
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 61 113
Rank change year-on-year -32 +52 +30
Contract jobs citing COBIT 7 7 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 1.10% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.02% 7.14% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
10th Percentile " " £568
25th Percentile £513 £525 £575
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £600
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% -
75th Percentile £541 £575 £625
90th Percentile £544 " £633
England median daily rate £540 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +2.86% -4.55% +8.64%

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 232 98 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.74% 15.34% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 53 114
10th Percentile £119 £270 £150
25th Percentile £198 £313 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £350 £376
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.98% -11.47%
75th Percentile £485 £450 £472
90th Percentile £555 £519 £531
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 20
10th Percentile " £9.10 £10.55
25th Percentile £9.00 £9.26 £10.58
Median hourly rate £9.81 £10.04 £11.60
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% -13.45% -20.03%
75th Percentile £10.95 £12.28 £14.07
90th Percentile £12.14 £13.31 £16.10
England median hourly rate £20.15 £22.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -9.45% +8.54% -5.22%

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 26 October 2021. 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 -25 4 £540 -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Software AG
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) SD-WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 5 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Remediation Plan
2 5 (71.43%) GDPR
2 5 (71.43%) Decision-Making
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (71.43%) Due Diligence
2 5 (71.43%) Storage Management
2 5 (71.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) PKI
2 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database

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 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
1 5 (71.43%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) PBX
1 5 (71.43%) SD-WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Skype
1 5 (71.43%) VoIP
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) SAP HANA
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
2 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (57.14%) Designer
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Designer
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (57.14%) IT Architect
4 4 (57.14%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (57.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PKI
1 5 (71.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (71.43%) Decision-Making
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Due Diligence
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Identity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Microservices
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (71.43%) Remediation Plan
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) Storage Management
3 4 (57.14%) Conflict Resolution
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) GDPR
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Software AG
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) SAP