Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 18 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 56 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 -24 +20
Contract jobs citing TickIT 1 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.18% 0.56% 5.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.00% 7.32% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Leicestershire median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.63% +77.78%
East Midlands median daily rate - £338 £400
% change year-on-year - -15.63% +77.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - £47.50

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 50 41 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.91% 7.66% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 16
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.87% +3.33%
10th Percentile £144 £175 £65
90th Percentile £639 £494 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -0.06% +0.06% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Leicestershire median hourly rate £8.63 £8.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -70.78% +185.71%
10th Percentile £8.44 £8.47 £15.65
90th Percentile £33.76 £9.03 £45.15
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £14.14 £12.50
% change year-on-year -8.05% +13.10% -20.63%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing TickIT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for TickIT in Leicestershire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TickIT in Leicestershire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TickIT in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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