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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing DO-254 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £340 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.63 £37.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -12.79%
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
32 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.81% 8.87% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 15
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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