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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £313 £205
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +52.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-16.98% -41.11%
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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
205 234 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.50% 8.93% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 82
Average daily rate £375 £295 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £194 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £445 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 15
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.54% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £10.75 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £17.15 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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