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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Avionics
Rank 555 547 488
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -59
Contract jobs citing Avionics 18 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.039% 0.066%
As % of the General category 0.093% 0.098% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
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£360 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.80 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.88%
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
19444 19306 18054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.05% 39.75% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12253 12125 11252
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 582 590
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
South West -3 10 - - 1
South East -33 3 £325 - 1
East of England +11 2 - - 1
London - 2 £360 -
North West -17 1 - - 1
Avionics
UK

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 24 (54.55%) DO-178B
2 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
3 18 (40.91%) C
4 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 13 (29.55%) Aerospace
5 13 (29.55%) UML
6 12 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (25.00%) DO-254
8 10 (22.73%) Ada
8 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
8 10 (22.73%) Xilinx
9 7 (15.91%) C++
9 7 (15.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (15.91%) VHDL
10 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
11 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
12 4 (9.09%) Automotive
12 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
12 4 (9.09%) VB
12 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
12 4 (9.09%) Windows
12 4 (9.09%) Broadband
12 4 (9.09%) LTE
12 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (9.09%) 4G
13 3 (6.82%) Change Control

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Broadband
1 4 (9.09%) LTE
1 4 (9.09%) 4G
2 1 (2.27%) SNMP
2 1 (2.27%) ATM
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (29.55%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.09%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Military
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) GUI Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Ada Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Designer
7 1 (2.27%) EMC Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Mechanical Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Electrical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) VHDL
1 7 (15.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.55%) iPhone
4 2 (4.55%) iPad
4 2 (4.55%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) VxWorks
3 2 (4.55%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) UML
3 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.55%) CAD
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.27%) System Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) SysML
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) C
2 10 (22.73%) Ada
3 7 (15.91%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) VB
4 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (54.55%) DO-178B
2 11 (25.00%) DO-254
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.27%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.27%) Wind River
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) EMC
2 1 (2.27%) CA
2 1 (2.27%) Serena
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