The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank 268 269 253
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.021% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.042% 0.080% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £165 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £165 £140
% change year-on-year
- +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -
NVQ Level 3
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2394 2489 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 26.02% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1463 1174
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 86
Median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.93% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

NVQ Level 3
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

NVQ Level 3 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NVQ Level 3
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

NVQ Level 3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NVQ Level 3
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 NVQ Level 3 within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Kent - 1 - -
NVQ Level 3
England

NVQ Level 3
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East 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 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:

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