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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank - 269 247
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.021% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.082% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £143
UK excluding London median daily rate - £197 £143
% change year-on-year
- +38.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -
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
2585 2445 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.77% 25.89% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1351 1223
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 123 101
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £44.93 £50.00
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 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA