The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for COBIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 34
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire - 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.08% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

COBIT is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 26 49 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 8.67% 10.32% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 11
Median daily rate £343 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.96% +19.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £688 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -48.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £14.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £16.00 £29.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -10.71% +29.93%  

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Warwickshire

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory