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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £197 £145
% change year-on-year
+52.28% +35.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
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
84 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 18.18% 15.57% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 12 24
Median daily rate £253 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £170.00 £37.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+351.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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