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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 10 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.77% 6.25% 1.40%
As % of the General category 50.00% 35.29% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.77% +5.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

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
6 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.54% 17.71% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 22
Median daily rate £410 £438 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% -2.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £41.20 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) DO-178B
3 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
4 2 (22.22%) Simulink
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) Ada
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Avionics

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 2 (22.22%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Assembler Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Assembly Language
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
5 1 (11.11%) Ada
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) DO-178B