The first table below looks at the demand for ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE) over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Essex region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
79 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 10.46% 10.17% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 24
Average daily rate £400 £250 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £85 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £350 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% +17.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £11.00 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £58.50 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
East of England