Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for TickIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TickIT over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

TickIT
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 151 115
Rank change year-on-year +8 -36 +21
Contract jobs citing TickIT 1 3 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.032% 0.092% 0.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.95% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
East Midlands median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.63% +77.78%
England median daily rate - £338 £365
% change year-on-year - -7.53% +62.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £33.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +34.33% -29.47% +11.76%

TickIT is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 322 316 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.20% 9.64% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 203 203
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +0.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £217
90th Percentile £573 £604 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £14.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +13.10% -19.35%
10th Percentile £8.44 £8.49 £10.43
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.05 £20.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £21.64
% change year-on-year -11.77% +4.75% +10.97%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing TickIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for TickIT in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TickIT in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for TickIT in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TickIT in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -7 1 - -
TickIT
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TickIT 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for TickIT.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle