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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
South East / Hampshire
Rank 109 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.055% 0.052% 0.094%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.70% 0.65% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £370 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+68.91% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.59%

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
142 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.87% 7.92% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 86 101
Median daily rate £475 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £325 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.32 £47.50 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing DO-178B as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DO-178B within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 1 - -
DO-178B
South East

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 7 (77.78%) DO-254
1 7 (77.78%) ARP4761
2 6 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (55.56%) Def Stans
3 5 (55.56%) IEC 61508
3 5 (55.56%) ARP4754
3 5 (55.56%) Hazard Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) FMECA
3 5 (55.56%) CAE
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Avionics
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Military
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (22.22%) DO-160
7 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) C#

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Avionics
2 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (22.22%) Military
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CAE
1 5 (55.56%) FMECA
1 5 (55.56%) Hazard Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ARP4761
1 7 (77.78%) DO-254
2 5 (55.56%) ARP4754
2 5 (55.56%) Def Stans
2 5 (55.56%) IEC 61508
3 2 (22.22%) DO-160
4 1 (11.11%) MISRA
4 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP