The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avionics
Rank 525 524 488
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Contract jobs citing Avionics 32 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.034% 0.082%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.082% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
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£350 - £168
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £202
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £125
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 22
Average hourly rate £44.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £34.80 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £42.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.66% -
Avionics
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17680 18317 16788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.79% 41.08% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11605 11612 10240
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 565 650
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in England

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Avionics
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avionics across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Avionics Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Avionics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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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
South East -2 16 £338 - 3
South West -11 11 - - 7
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Avionics
UK

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 25 (44.64%) C
3 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
4 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 20 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
6 19 (33.93%) Aerospace
7 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
8 13 (23.21%) DO-254
9 12 (21.43%) UML
9 12 (21.43%) Xilinx
10 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
11 9 (16.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (16.07%) VHDL
11 9 (16.07%) Ada
12 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 6 (10.71%) Requirements Management
13 6 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (10.71%) C++
14 5 (8.93%) Embedded C
15 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
15 4 (7.14%) CAN bus
15 4 (7.14%) 4G
15 4 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
15 4 (7.14%) Device Driver
15 4 (7.14%) Military
15 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
15 4 (7.14%) Middleware
15 4 (7.14%) VxWorks
15 4 (7.14%) Broadband
15 4 (7.14%) Programme Management

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.79%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) 4G
1 4 (7.14%) Broadband
1 4 (7.14%) LTE
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.79%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 19 (33.93%) Aerospace
2 4 (7.14%) Military
2 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Hardware Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Development Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) iOS Developer
8 2 (3.57%) GUI Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Ada Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) EMC Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Electrical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (16.07%) VHDL
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) CAN bus
2 4 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (1.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) VxWorks
1 4 (7.14%) Nucleus RTOS
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.43%) UML
3 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
4 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.71%) Requirements Management
5 6 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.36%) Validation
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.79%) System Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (1.79%) Logistics
9 1 (1.79%) SysML
9 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.79%) Project Management
9 1 (1.79%) CAD
9 1 (1.79%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) C
2 9 (16.07%) Ada
3 6 (10.71%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.36%) VB
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 13 (23.21%) DO-254
3 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Xilinx
2 3 (5.36%) Wind River
2 3 (5.36%) Serena
3 1 (1.79%) EMC
3 1 (1.79%) CA
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