The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 2.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £203
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-16.98% -41.11%
TickIT
South West

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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.28% 5.07% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 9
Average daily rate £475 £500 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £258 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TickIT
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

TickIT
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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TickIT
South West