The table below looks at the statistics for DO-160 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DO-160 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.14% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £230 -
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
DO-160
South West

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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
38 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.39% 10.48% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 7
Average daily rate £440 £510 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £122 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £535 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DO-160 across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-160 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DO-160
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-160 across the Dorset region.

DO-160 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

DO-160
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-160 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DO-160.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) ASTM
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-160 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DO-160. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) ASTM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree