The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 £350 £215 £275
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -21.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.84% 6.99% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 37
Average daily rate £315 £275 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £236 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £407 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
TickIT
Cambridgeshire

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