The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JTAG 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £256 - £240
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
JTAG
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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
49 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.59% 8.20% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 13
Average daily rate £309 £323 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.26% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

JTAG
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JTAG Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JTAG
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

JTAG Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

JTAG
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 1 £225 -
JTAG
East of England

JTAG
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing JTAG 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 JTAG.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 1 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing JTAG 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 JTAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) HSDPA
1 1 (100.00%) HSUPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB