The table below looks at the statistics for ARP4754 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ARP4754 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAE ARP4754
Rank 641 635 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing ARP4754 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.011% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.040% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £384 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £384 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.30 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4942 5117 5061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.15% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3170 3284 3131
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 183 211
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

ARP4754
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ARP4754 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ARP4754 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ARP4754
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ARP4754 within the UK.

ARP4754 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ARP4754
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ARP4754 within the UK.

ARP4754 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ARP4754
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ARP4754 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +5 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -

ARP4754
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ARP4754 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ARP4754.

1 3 (100.00%) ARP4761
1 3 (100.00%) DO-254
2 2 (66.67%) DO-160
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Military
3 1 (33.33%) FMECA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) CAE
3 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
3 1 (33.33%) Hazard Analysis

ARP4754
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) CAE
2 1 (33.33%) FMECA
2 1 (33.33%) Hazard Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ARP4761
1 3 (100.00%) DO-254
2 2 (66.67%) DO-160
3 1 (33.33%) Def Stans
3 1 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 1 (33.33%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP