The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 June 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)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 103 102
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.34% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.68% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -11.90% +10.52%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 146 136 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.49% 9.23% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 96 170
Median daily rate £420 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £294 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £90.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -86.74% +546.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -10.71% +13.13%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Leeds