The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
East of 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 Essex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
65 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.19% 7.40% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 20
Median daily rate £375 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £222 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +136.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £25.69 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.50 £34.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% +25.00%