Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 25 July 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 161 172
Contract jobs citing COBIT 0 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.32% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.99% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.18% +49.15%
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £431 £550
% change year-on-year +15.94% -21.59% +77.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 296 435 528
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.49% 10.71% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 280 401
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £187 £203
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.59 £14.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.07% +17.41% -13.33%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.26 £9.40
90th Percentile £22.38 £16.50 £161.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year -17.24% -4.57% +12.56%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in West Yorkshire

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in West Yorkshire