Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 July 2017 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 of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 178 207
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +4
Contract jobs citing COBIT 10 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.29% 0.084%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.74% 2.72% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
East of England median daily rate £550 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +53.85% -38.10%
10th Percentile £436 £431 £233
90th Percentile £575 £534 £548
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

COBIT is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 576 551 607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.37% 10.68% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 297 340
East of England median daily rate £420 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £202 £163
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 54 54
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.55 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.66% -0.72% +4.72%
10th Percentile £12.02 £9.90 £16.00
90th Percentile £45.60 £47.95 £43.23
England median hourly rate £19.25 £22.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -13.48% +3.49% +7.50%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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
Bedfordshire -8 10 £550 +10.00%
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (70.00%) CISSP
5 5 (50.00%) Security Management
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (40.00%) SaaS
6 4 (40.00%) PaaS
6 4 (40.00%) IaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (10.00%) Firewall
9 1 (10.00%) Password Management
9 1 (10.00%) EAM
9 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (10.00%) SIEM
9 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
9 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (10.00%) Office 365
9 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) Security Management
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) EAM
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (10.00%) Password Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001