The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.08% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 -
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
TickIT
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 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 12.00% 10.42% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £445 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £8.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing TickIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

TickIT
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