The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TickIT 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.13% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £316 - £291
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 6.38% 4.55% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +12.00%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TickIT across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TickIT across the Bedford region.

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TickIT across the Bedford region.

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint