The first table below looks at the demand for NVQ Level 3 in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.062% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 - £125
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £20.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +56.86%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
248 197 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.38% 15.26% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 85 102
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 40
Average hourly rate £13.63 £14.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% -57.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.66 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £27.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
NVQ Level 3
England

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NVQ Level 3 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NVQ Level 3
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing NVQ Level 3 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 NVQ Level 3.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing NVQ Level 3 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 NVQ Level 3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) CAD Designer
1 2 (100.00%) CAD Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Autodesk