Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 20 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 93 99
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing COBIT 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.63% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.41% 1.49% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +100.00%
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £450
% change year-on-year +9.59% -18.89% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 148 134 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.61% 10.40% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 72 111
Glasgow median daily rate £370 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £186 £109 £228
90th Percentile £500 £449 £500
Scotland median daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.49 £14.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% -46.67% +54.41%
10th Percentile £13.60 £14.00 £13.72
90th Percentile £24.60 £14.00 £34.63
Scotland median hourly rate £19.88 £14.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +39.52% -56.17% +71.05%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing COBIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Glasgow

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) CRISC
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Legal
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Technology Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) CRISC
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle