Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 100
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.079% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.70% 1.23% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Reading median daily rate - - £475
Berkshire median daily rate £625 £550 £475
% change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 143 162 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.31% 11.11% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 83 111
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £283 £159 £205
90th Percentile £573 £501 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 19
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £24.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.69% +13.69% -10.21%
10th Percentile £12.35 £20.47 £17.70
90th Percentile £22.50 £28.45 £26.59
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.50 £13.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +80.77% -39.68% -10.21%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Reading

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Reading

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

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001