The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avionics
Rank 137 140 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing Avionics 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.033% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.11% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
Avionics
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
901 925 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.50% 30.56% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 505 340
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 87 73
Average hourly rate £20.94 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.73 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Avionics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -
Avionics
England

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (33.33%) VHDL
3 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) ATM
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) OpenCV
3 2 (33.33%) Kinematics
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) SysML

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (33.33%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens NX
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (33.33%) GCC
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (33.33%) OpenCV
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (33.33%) VHDL
1 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (33.33%) Robotics
1 2 (33.33%) Mechatronics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 2 (33.33%) SysML
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) CAD
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Cygwin
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft