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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Contract jobs citing PAS 78 0 0 0
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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
4137 3555 4031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.79% 7.40% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2621 2190 2367
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 122 205
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.75 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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