The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 30 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing TickIT 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.54% 0.97% 3.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.58% 14.29% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £225 £291
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 - -
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East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.23% 6.80% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Average daily rate £258 £225 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £68 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -50.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +15.45%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

TickIT
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Leicester +12 3 - -
TickIT
East Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing TickIT 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 TickIT.

1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (42.86%) Life Science
6 2 (28.57%) CMDB
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) Logistics
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing TickIT 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 TickIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Life Science
4 2 (28.57%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
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