The table below looks at the statistics for DO-178B skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-178B over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
England / London
Rank 408 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.050% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+72.29% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £42.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+27.81% +3.04%

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1997 2134 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.27% 10.16% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1419 1388
Median daily rate £500 £475 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 34
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.31 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £45.10 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

DO-178B
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

DO-178B
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DO-178B across the London region.

DO-178B Daily Rate Trend in London

DO-178B
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-178B across the London region.

DO-178B Hourly Rate Trend in London

DO-178B
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 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
Uxbridge - 1 £300 -
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for DO-178B.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Ada
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Audit
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

DO-178B
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Audit
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) SysML
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ada
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA
1 3 (100.00%) MISRA C