The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 28 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.32% 0.44% 1.11%
As % of the General category 3.85% 1.25% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £331 £265
% change year-on-year
+34.18% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
78 80 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.21% 35.24% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 49
Average daily rate £475 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £25.54 £22.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Aerospace
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (30.00%) Avionics
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) DO-178B
3 3 (30.00%) Software Licensing
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) ARP4754
5 1 (10.00%) DO-160
5 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (10.00%) FMECA
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
5 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Avionics
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Asset Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) FMECA
4 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (10.00%) ARP4754
2 1 (10.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) LANDesk