The first table below looks at the demand for ARP4761 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ARP4761 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAE ARP4761
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ARP4761 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4414 3599 4540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.54% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2669 2121 2478
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 144 240
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £16.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +10.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £10.50 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.86 £55.00 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%

ARP4761
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ARP4761 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ARP4761 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ARP4761
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ARP4761 within the UK.

ARP4761 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ARP4761
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ARP4761 within the UK.

ARP4761 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ARP4761 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ARP4761.

1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) CAE
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) FMECA
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (100.00%) DO-254
1 3 (100.00%) ARP4754
1 3 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

ARP4761
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ARP4761 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ARP4761. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CAE
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) FMECA
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 3 (100.00%) DO-254
1 3 (100.00%) ARP4754