The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing DO-254 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.80% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 12.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £370 -
% change year-on-year
-20.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £44.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.69%
DO-254
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
58 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.92% 6.60% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 10
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +102.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DO-254 across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DO-254
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-254 across the Gloucestershire region.

DO-254 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire