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 6 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
6 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 £328 £345
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.07%
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
50 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.79% 8.13% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £318 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £488 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -62.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

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