The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 46 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 5 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.05% 0.45% 4.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 7.14% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
-31.08% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 15
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.55 £42.50 £43.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
DO-178B
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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 28 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.41% 6.26% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 21
Median daily rate £500 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 21
Median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.55 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing DO-178B as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DO-178B across the Gloucestershire region.

DO-178B Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B across the Gloucestershire region.

DO-178B Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-178B
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 3 - -
DO-178B
South West

DO-178B
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Avionics
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Ada
4 2 (18.18%) Serena
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) Simulink
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (9.09%) DO-254
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) QA

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Aerospace
2 5 (45.45%) Avionics
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Team Leader
1 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Assembler Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded C
3 2 (18.18%) Ada
3 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
3 2 (18.18%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) DO-254
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Serena
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