The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 27 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
27 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 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 £325 £316 -
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -
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% -
TickIT
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 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.99% 7.14% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 13
Median daily rate £425 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

TickIT
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