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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 121 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing TickIT 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.043% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.21% 0.54% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +101.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £410
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +28.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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
247 184 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.74% 7.94% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 110 120
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.38 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.29% -58.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.54 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.95 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

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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

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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 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) eTOM

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ISMS
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMMI
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) eTOM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001