The table below looks at the statistics for PAS 78 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PAS 78 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Contract jobs citing PAS 78 0 0 0
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As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4000 3659 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.99% 7.54% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2179 2379
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £622 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 153 225
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

PAS 78
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PAS 78 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PAS 78 Jobs Demand Trend in England

PAS 78
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PAS 78 across the England region.

PAS 78 Daily Rate Trend in England