The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 Cambridge - - -
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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
40 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.96% 7.57% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £331 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £241 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -53.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £20.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £31.40 £45.00
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 Cambridge

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JTAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JTAG across the Cambridge region.

JTAG Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge