The table below looks at the statistics for IRCA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IRCA over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
Rank 627 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IRCA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IRCA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10113 10263 9625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.44% 19.40% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6344 6225 5527
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 491 409
Median hourly rate £27.61 £23.75 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

IRCA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IRCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

IRCA Jobs Demand Trend in England

IRCA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IRCA Daily Rate Trend in England

IRCA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IRCA across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

IRCA Daily Rate Histogram in England

IRCA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IRCA Hourly Rate Trend in England

IRCA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IRCA within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
South East - 2 £315 -
IRCA
UK

IRCA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IRCA 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 England region with a requirement for IRCA.

1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) EFQM
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

IRCA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) EFQM
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001