The table below looks at the statistics for FMECA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMECA over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Failure Modes and Effects Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
Rank 621 604 577
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Contract jobs citing FMECA 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £475 £370 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -22.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £370 £475
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.10%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41761 40034 37146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.19% 77.60% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27350 25609 22516
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1211 1053 1129
Average hourly rate £39.27 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.03% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

FMECA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMECA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

FMECA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FMECA
Daily Rate Trend

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

FMECA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FMECA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FMECA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FMECA
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMECA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 7 £475 +28.37% 2
South East +2 4 £463 +25.00% 1
Surrey - 3 £475 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £475 - 1
Hook +10 1 £370 -
Hampshire +4 1 £370 -
City of London - 1 £481 -
London - 1 £481 -

FMECA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FMECA 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 FMECA.

1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) Def Stans
3 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
4 11 (61.11%) Military
5 8 (44.44%) Logistics
5 8 (44.44%) Hazard Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Fault Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Supply Chain Management
6 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (38.89%) CAE
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Time Management
8 4 (22.22%) ARP4761
8 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (22.22%) IEC 61508
8 4 (22.22%) DO-178B
8 4 (22.22%) DO-254
8 4 (22.22%) ARP4754
8 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.11%) Human Factors
10 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
10 2 (11.11%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) HNC
10 2 (11.11%) HND

FMECA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FMECA 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 FMECA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
1 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (61.11%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Hazard Analysis
1 8 (44.44%) Logistics
2 7 (38.89%) CAE
2 7 (38.89%) Fault Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Supply Chain Management
2 7 (38.89%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Human Factors
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) HNC
3 2 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) Def Stans
2 4 (22.22%) ARP4754
2 4 (22.22%) ARP4761
2 4 (22.22%) DO-178B
2 4 (22.22%) DO-254
2 4 (22.22%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) HP