The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 124 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing JTAG 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.036% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.88% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+23.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
JTAG
England

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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
228 212 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.01% 7.66% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 99 142
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £222 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £21.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +38.09%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

JTAG
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JTAG across the East of England region.

JTAG Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

JTAG
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JTAG across the East of England region.

JTAG Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

JTAG
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 2 £360 -
JTAG
England

JTAG
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JTAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for JTAG.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (66.67%) CAN bus
2 4 (66.67%) ANSI C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Device Driver
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) HNC
3 2 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (33.33%) VHDL
3 2 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
3 2 (33.33%) DO-254
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Military

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CAN bus
1 4 (66.67%) Device Driver
1 4 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (33.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) ANSI C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) DO-254
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC