The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 119 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.14% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.80% 2.96% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £342 £357 -
% change year-on-year
-4.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
DO-178B
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
167 135 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.60% 8.01% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 62 74
Average daily rate £367 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £71.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-178B Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DO-178B
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DO-178B across the Hampshire region.

DO-178B Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DO-178B
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B across the Hampshire region.

DO-178B Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DO-178B
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport - - - -
DO-178B
South East

DO-178B
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B.

1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) CAE
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) FMECA
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (75.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) C

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing DO-178B also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DO-178B. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CAE
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) FMECA
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Hazard Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) IEC 61508