The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 16 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.44% 5.00% 3.31%
As % of the General category 23.08% 17.14% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £446 £413
% change year-on-year
-14.84% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.77% +5.62%
Aerospace
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.23% 29.17% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 22
Median daily rate £363 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aerospace across the Cheltenham region.

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace across the Cheltenham region.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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

1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) C
3 6 (37.50%) DO-178B
4 5 (31.25%) C++
4 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
4 5 (31.25%) Simulink
5 4 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
6 3 (18.75%) Ada
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Avionics
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 2 (12.50%) CCNP
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (12.50%) HSRP
8 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) HSRP
1 2 (12.50%) IPsec
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) VLAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Assembler Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Ada Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Ada Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
2 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
2 5 (31.25%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Ada
3 3 (18.75%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper