The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank - - 206
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 4 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £277
UK excluding London median daily rate - £136 £255
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £125.00 -
NVQ Level 4
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
565 769 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.71% 13.21% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 573 779
Median daily rate £475 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 17
Median hourly rate £21.78 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.10 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +34.00%

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London