The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TickIT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £525
% change year-on-year
- -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 - -
TickIT
Somerset

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 Taunton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 21.43% 32.22% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 4
Average daily rate £450 £673 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +73.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £373 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

TickIT
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

TickIT Daily Rate Trend in Taunton