The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avionics
Rank 16 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Avionics 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.72% 1.37% 0.51%
As % of the General category 8.05% 3.70% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Avionics
South West

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
87 81 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 46.28% 36.99% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 32
Average daily rate £425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £21.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Avionics
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) MISRA C
2 5 (71.43%) MISRA
3 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
4 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
4 3 (42.86%) Nucleus RTOS
4 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
4 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
5 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Avionics 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 Avionics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (42.86%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Nucleus RTOS
1 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) MISRA
1 5 (71.43%) MISRA C
2 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
3 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland