The table below looks at the statistics for NVQ Level 3 in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
National Vocational Qualification Level 3 (NVQ Level 3)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NVQ Level 3 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £200 £143
% change year-on-year
- +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
993 858 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.67% 27.68% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 511 624
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 47 51
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.50 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.73% +16.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

NVQ Level 3
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

NVQ Level 3
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

NVQ Level 3 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

NVQ Level 3 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NVQ Level 3
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for NVQ Level 3.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance

NVQ Level 3
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft