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 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TickIT 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.71% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 -
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -
TickIT
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
37 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.54% 8.19% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 19
Median daily rate £325 £320 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £139 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £11.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+276.54% -32.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 6 £400 -
TickIT
East Midlands

TickIT
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for TickIT.

1 10 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) UML
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) JIRA
3 7 (70.00%) V-Model
3 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (50.00%) High Availability
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) Logistics
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (10.00%) CMDB
8 1 (10.00%) Release Management
8 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Release Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Release Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) UML
1 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (70.00%) V-Model
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle