The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £328 £348
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
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South East

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
287 239 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.38% 8.54% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 107 122
Median daily rate £380 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +62.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

TickIT
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

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TickIT 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for TickIT.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

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Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Support
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow