The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.80% 5.43% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 53.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.41%
TickIT
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 9.09% 10.08% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £210 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -35.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing TickIT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

TickIT
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TickIT 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 Leicester region with a requirement for TickIT.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) V-Model
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) V-Model
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle