Period
to 23 July 2018

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 23 July 2018 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 643 597 602
Rank change year-on-year -46 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing COSO 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.012% 0.018%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.037% 0.099% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
London median daily rate £475 £463 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -33.93% +36.59%
10th Percentile £463 £368 £640
90th Percentile £488 £740 £1,060
England median daily rate £501 £456 £675
% change year-on-year +9.81% -32.41% +28.57%
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 5,396 5,063 4,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.71% 12.10% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,829 3,578 3,490
London median daily rate £490 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.89% -
10th Percentile £302 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 50
London median hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.25% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £13.45
90th Percentile £68.58 £49.75 £43.83
England median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.58% -15.56% +4.65%

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 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing COSO 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 London region with a requirement for COSO.

1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
1 1 (50.00%) ISACA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISACA
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP