The table below looks at the statistics for IEC 61508 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IEC 61508 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEC 61508
South East / Hampshire
Rank 108 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing IEC 61508 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.058% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 1.32% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £390 £370 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £370 £356
% change year-on-year
+72.29% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
160 151 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 9.26% 8.23% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 88 94
Median daily rate £438 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £488 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £46.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.11% +32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £18.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £41.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.09% +70.40%

IEC 61508
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing IEC 61508 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

IEC 61508 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IEC 61508
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IEC 61508 across the Hampshire region.

IEC 61508 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IEC 61508
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 IEC 61508 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Hook +11 1 £390 +5.40%
IEC 61508
South East

IEC 61508
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IEC 61508 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 IEC 61508.

1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 5 (100.00%) DO-254
1 5 (100.00%) ARP4754
1 5 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) ARP4761
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 5 (100.00%) CAE
1 5 (100.00%) FMECA
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Military
4 1 (20.00%) HP

IEC 61508
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 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CAE
1 5 (100.00%) FMECA
1 5 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ARP4754
1 5 (100.00%) ARP4761
1 5 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 5 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 5 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP