The table below looks at the statistics for GNVQ in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GNVQ over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ)
Rank - - 584
Contract jobs citing GNVQ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10790 10444 9068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.91% 19.09% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6453 5896 4880
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 460 500
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

GNVQ
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GNVQ within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GNVQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GNVQ
Daily Rate Trend

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

GNVQ Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GNVQ
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GNVQ Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GNVQ
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GNVQ 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 GNVQ.

1 3 (75.00%) HNC
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

GNVQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GNVQ 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 GNVQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) HNC
1 3 (75.00%) HND
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft