The table below looks at the statistics for JTAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing JTAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
21 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.72% 6.21% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 17
Median daily rate £378 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £483 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £21.75 £20.20 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £16.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £24.04 £29.55
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 South Yorkshire

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

JTAG Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire