Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 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 of England
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 187 187
Rank change year-on-year +71 0 +10
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 6 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.79% 1.31% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £550
England median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £82.50 £59.25
% change year-on-year -57.58% +39.24% -

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 224 459 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.48% 10.65% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 212 300
Median daily rate £425 £414 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +0.30% -2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £118 £175
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.43% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 42 35
Median hourly rate £22.66 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.87% -10.00% -7.89%
10th Percentile £16.81 £9.65 £10.70
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.87 £43.75
Median hourly rate £23.00 £22.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +1.10% -1.09% +21.05%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing COBIT as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for COBIT in the East of England

COBIT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing COBIT in the East of England.

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 13 July 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire +43 1 - -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 of England region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) NIST
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Blog
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) AICPA

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 3 (75.00%) Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Information Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) CIO
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Blog
1 3 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) NIST
2 3 (75.00%) AICPA
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware