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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
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 £328 £348 £374
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £33.75
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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
203 164 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.74% 6.22% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 75 85
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £10.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.55% +80.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £13.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.03 £20.56 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.11% +37.08%

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