The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 Cambridge - - -
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 Cambridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.08% 6.65% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 17
Average daily rate £380 £344 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.54% -18.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £198 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £18.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 - £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 - £28.75
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 Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TickIT across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge