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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing DO-254 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 1.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -12.35%
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
40 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.48% 10.34% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 6
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £251 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £43.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.44% -3.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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