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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
- -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 - -
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
20 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.36% 13.42% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 11
Average daily rate £300 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £502 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

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

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