The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JTAG over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Joint Test Action Group (JTAG)
Rank 262 - 246
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing JTAG 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% - 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £225 £330
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
JTAG
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
879 895 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.88% 9.51% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 473 423
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 30
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.10 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.55 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+29.93% +3.85%

JTAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing JTAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

JTAG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

JTAG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

JTAG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

JTAG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

JTAG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JTAG within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
JTAG
England

JTAG
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JTAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for JTAG.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 1 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Actel
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

JTAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Actel
1 1 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Xilinx