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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing DO-254 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £370 £370
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.11%

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
36 53 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.14% 11.40% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £249 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £41.40 £34.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £44.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +75.00%

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