The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £420
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.89%
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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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
157 122 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.69% 5.00% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 49 66
Average daily rate £380 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.77 £18.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +60.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

TickIT Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland