The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NVQ Level 4 over the 3 months to 28 July 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 4 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £125.00 -
NVQ Level 4
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 290 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.47% 23.31% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 178 173
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £215 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 16
Median hourly rate £10.24 £44.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.73% +179.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +31.94%

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing NVQ Level 4 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 4 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

NVQ Level 4
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the Buckinghamshire region.

NVQ Level 4 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire