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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 113 130
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17  
Contract jobs citing COBIT 2 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.093% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.80% 3.26% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £406
% change year-on-year -20.00% +23.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 251 276 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 11.70% 10.73% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 145 127
Median daily rate £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £227 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 24
Median hourly rate £24.00 £21.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -36.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.63 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.79 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -27.27% +13.79%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing COBIT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in the East of England

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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

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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

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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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 2 £475 -9.52% 1
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

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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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
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