The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank - 128 -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
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 - -
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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
255 276 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.62% 10.84% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 166 128
Average daily rate £418 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £34.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% +82.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £13.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TickIT across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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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 TickIT across the East of England region.

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

TickIT
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 TickIT across the East of England region.

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT.

1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Local Government
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Publishing
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) ICT Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Security Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001