The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs citing JTAG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -
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
56 79 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.01% 9.84% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 38
Median daily rate £425 £310 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £184 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £460 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.64 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.78% +7.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing JTAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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