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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs citing DO-254 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.44% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £370 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.05 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-17.66% +7.14%
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
42 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.57% 8.93% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 21
Median daily rate £455 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.19% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Median hourly rate £54.00 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.17
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.57%

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing DO-254 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

DO-254
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DO-254 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-254.

1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B

DO-254
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) QA