The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TickIT
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.72% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £46.50 -
% change year-on-year
+18.27% -

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
22 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.21% 10.04% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 15
Median daily rate £338 £250 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £180 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £330 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

TickIT
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

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire 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

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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