The first table below looks at the demand for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Reading 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing JTAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £240 £250
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 80 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.43% 10.36% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 30
Average daily rate £413 £352 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -6.81%
JTAG
Berkshire

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading