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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 115 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.050% 0.42% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.73% 4.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-32.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
137 194 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.81% 9.06% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 137 88
Median daily rate £413 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 6
Median hourly rate £14.13 £15.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -39.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.23 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £42.10 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) FMECA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CAE
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 1 (50.00%) DO-254
2 1 (50.00%) ARP4754
2 1 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ARP4761
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans

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 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAE
1 1 (50.00%) FMECA
1 1 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ARP4754
1 1 (50.00%) ARP4761
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
1 1 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP