Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 17 October 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.

Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 135 126
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 -8
Contract jobs citing COBIT 8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.038% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.63% 0.34% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Surrey median daily rate £488 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57% +10.53%
10th Percentile £346 £363 £500
90th Percentile £659 £388 £600
South East median daily rate £469 £475 £538
% change year-on-year -1.32% -11.63% +13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 491 297 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.16% 11.20% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 236 146
Surrey median daily rate £470 £420 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -1.75% +0.59%
10th Percentile £283 £294 £260
90th Percentile £625 £550 £613
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -53.33% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.33 £15.65 £13.35
90th Percentile £46.40 £36.78 £46.13
South East median hourly rate £22.25 £23.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +23.68% -11.83%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Surrey

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Surrey

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing COBIT in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for COBIT in Surrey

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 3 £513 - 1
Redhill - 2 - -
Weybridge - 1 £488 -
COBIT
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing COBIT 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 Surrey region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) AAT
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRISC
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Converged Networks
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Energy
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) AAT
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (12.50%) GAMP
3 1 (12.50%) GxP
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Casewise
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware