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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 100 132 125
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.44% 0.046% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.28% 0.54% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £370 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £351
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
187 185 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.38% 8.43% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 96 118
Median daily rate £395 £450 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 10
Median hourly rate £33.75 £45.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.82% +7.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £20.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hook - 4 £380 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
DO-178B
South East

DO-178B
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 7 (77.78%) DO-254
1 7 (77.78%) ARP4761
2 6 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (55.56%) ARP4754
3 5 (55.56%) Hazard Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Def Stans
3 5 (55.56%) CAE
3 5 (55.56%) FMECA
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) IEC 61508
4 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Military
5 3 (33.33%) Avionics
6 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
6 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 2 (22.22%) MISRA C
6 2 (22.22%) MISRA
6 2 (22.22%) DO-160
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

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%) Aerospace
2 3 (33.33%) Avionics
2 3 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
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%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Human Factors
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
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
3 2 (22.22%) MISRA
3 2 (22.22%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) HP