The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank - 123 111
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.19% 0.093%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.79% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £530 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £410
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +28.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
197 179 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.60% 6.80% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 87 57
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £527 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 17
Average hourly rate - £113.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +773.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire