Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 198 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +171
Contract jobs citing COBIT 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.090% 0.17% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.71% 1.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £444 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% - -
England median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 567 498 694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.77% 9.14% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 298 509
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £250
90th Percentile £575 £565 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £15.05 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.30% +14.36% -25.52%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.91 £9.25
90th Percentile £23.41 £28.60 £25.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £21.67
% change year-on-year -12.42% +5.40% +11.10%

COBIT
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for COBIT in Yorkshire

COBIT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for COBIT in Yorkshire

COBIT
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire +13 1 £500 -
COBIT
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for COBIT.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java

COBIT
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) ISMS
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) BitLocker