The table below looks at the statistics for PDCA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDCA over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PDCA (Plan-Do-Check-Act)
Rank - - 77
Contract jobs citing PDCA 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PDCA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 560 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.61% 74.17% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 286 402
Median daily rate £375 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% +48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

PDCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing PDCA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PDCA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire