Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for COSO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COSO over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 625 601 584
Rank change year-on-year -24 -17 +22
Contract jobs citing COSO 9 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.013% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.15% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
London median daily rate £350 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -21.74% +27.78%
10th Percentile £313 £432 £480
90th Percentile £390 £490 £890
England median daily rate £381 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -19.74% -9.52% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

COSO 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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6015 5063 5546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.01% 11.27% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4299 3549 3862
London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £260
90th Percentile £675 £646 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 64 65
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -8.77% +13.16%
10th Percentile £12.16 £12.33 £13.50
90th Percentile £49.10 £65.10 £72.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
% change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%

COSO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing COSO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for COSO in London

COSO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COSO in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing COSO 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 London region with a requirement for COSO.

1 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
1 7 (77.78%) Six Sigma
1 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) BPR
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (44.44%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) SAP GRC
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) CRISC
5 2 (22.22%) ISACA
5 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
6 1 (11.11%) Record to Report
6 1 (11.11%) CIMA
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) ACCA

COSO
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP GRC
1 2 (22.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) ERP Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Process Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) ERP Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) P2P Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
1 7 (77.78%) Lean Six Sigma
1 7 (77.78%) Quality Management
1 7 (77.78%) Six Sigma
2 6 (66.67%) BPR
3 4 (44.44%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Order to Cash
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Record to Report
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CRISC
1 2 (22.22%) ISACA
2 1 (11.11%) ACCA
2 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SAP