The first table below looks at the demand for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 398 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JTAG 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.008%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.055% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1812 2042 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.71% 8.42% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1437 1411
Average daily rate £425 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.40 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.79 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.75 £42.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.21 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -12.50%
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JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in London

JTAG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

JTAG Daily Rate Trend in London

JTAG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

JTAG Hourly Rate Trend in London

JTAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JTAG 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 JTAG.

1 3 (75.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) WAP
2 2 (50.00%) RTCP
2 2 (50.00%) RTP
2 2 (50.00%) SyncML
2 2 (50.00%) RFID
2 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) ESRI
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2ME
2 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) KML
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
2 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (50.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing JTAG 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 JTAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SMS
2 2 (50.00%) RTCP
2 2 (50.00%) RTP
2 2 (50.00%) RFID
2 2 (50.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) CDMA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) J2ME
1 2 (50.00%) WAP
1 2 (50.00%) SyncML
1 2 (50.00%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) E-business
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 2 (50.00%) ESRI