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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-178B/EUROCAE ED-12B
Rank 429 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DO-178B 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.092% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £303 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £334
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
DO-178B
England

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
2181 2326 2264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.11% 10.26% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1532 1611
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.06 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% -3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £13.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £303 -
DO-178B
England

DO-178B
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Ada
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (100.00%) JSF
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
1 5 (100.00%) Software Audit
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) 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 5 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Software Audit
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SysML
1 5 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ada
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA C