The table below looks at the statistics for DO-254 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DO-254 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RTCA DO-254/EUROCAE ED-80
Rank 256 264 250
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing DO-254 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.084% 0.033%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.11% 0.84% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £370 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.05 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-17.66% +7.14%
DO-254
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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
923 958 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.46% 10.03% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 533 446
Median daily rate £425 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 51 36
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.35 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.15 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.50 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

DO-254
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DO-254 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DO-254 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DO-254
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DO-254 across the South East region.

DO-254 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DO-254
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DO-254 across the South East region.

DO-254 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DO-254
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DO-254 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hampshire -4 1 - - 1
DO-254
England

DO-254
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DO-254 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 South East region with a requirement for DO-254.

1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping

DO-254
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Hampshire
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