The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAE ARP4761
Rank 574 575 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing ARP4761 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.049% 0.025% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4103 4008 3274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 7.84% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 2352 1844
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 147 203
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £21.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £43.34 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%

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

ARP4761
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) FMECA
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) ARP4754
1 2 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Military

ARP4761
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) FMECA
1 2 (100.00%) Hazard Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP