The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 4 in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 4 (NVQ Level 4)
Rank - 610 573
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 4 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.021% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £136 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.90%
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 - - -
NVQ Level 4
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10501 9514 9410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.29% 19.30% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6594 5521 5573
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 470 475
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

NVQ Level 4
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

NVQ Level 4
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NVQ Level 4 across the England region.

NVQ Level 4 Daily Rate Trend in England

NVQ Level 4
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

NVQ Level 4 Hourly Rate Trend in England