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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-160 over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-160/EUROCAE ED-14
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing DO-160 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £258 £408
% change year-on-year
- -36.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 - £30.00
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
19 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.44% 11.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 19
Median daily rate £421 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £173 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £449 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

DO-160
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing DO-160 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DO-160 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 Dorset region with a requirement for DO-160.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ASTM
2 5 (83.33%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Avionics
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS

DO-160
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 5 (83.33%) Automotive
3 1 (16.67%) Avionics
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Development Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Test Development Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) ASTM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland