The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JTAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £225 £330
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
JTAG
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
95 161 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.12% 13.18% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 72 44
Median daily rate £450 £400 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £493 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.19 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £57.00 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire