Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 11 December 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 86 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +60
Contract jobs citing COBIT 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 0.25% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £488 £385
% change year-on-year -7.69% +26.62% -48.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 136 77 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.72% 6.36% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 100
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -10.59% +26.87%
10th Percentile £100 £170 £255
90th Percentile £601 £539 £556
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 16
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £21.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.72% +59.26% -28.95%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.45 £9.63
90th Percentile £16.73 £23.88 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +37.93% +16.00% -34.21%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in South Yorkshire

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP