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 28 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
28 May 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 £256 £330
% change year-on-year
+38.53% -22.34%
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
96 181 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.79% 15.12% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 78 50
Median daily rate £415 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £34.50 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £57.00 £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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