The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NVQ Level 3 over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £11.35 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+21.14% -12.69%
NVQ Level 3
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.88% 10.50% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 21
Median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -46.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing NVQ Level 3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

NVQ Level 3 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

NVQ Level 3
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 across the Kent region.

NVQ Level 3 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

NVQ Level 3
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NVQ Level 3 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 Kent region with a requirement for NVQ Level 3.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory