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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avionics
Rank 565 538 549
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Contract jobs citing Avionics 21 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.035% 0.059%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.081% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £24.27 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.07%
Avionics
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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 England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19636 20873 24101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.63% 43.01% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12411 13185 14699
Average daily rate £438 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 566 689
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -12.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.01 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -21.05%

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
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 19 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 18 - - 6
East of England - - - - 2
South East - - - - 3
Avionics
UK

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 29 (59.18%) DO-178B
2 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
3 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) Rational DOORS
5 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
6 14 (28.57%) C
7 13 (26.53%) MATLAB
8 12 (24.49%) Simulink
8 12 (24.49%) Automotive
8 12 (24.49%) Validation
9 11 (22.45%) Aerospace
10 10 (20.41%) UML
10 10 (20.41%) Requirements Management
11 9 (18.37%) Degree
12 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
13 7 (14.29%) Ada
14 6 (12.24%) Electronics
15 5 (10.20%) EMC
15 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
16 4 (8.16%) Xilinx
16 4 (8.16%) Mentor Graphics
16 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
16 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
16 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
16 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
16 4 (8.16%) Military
16 4 (8.16%) CAN bus
16 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
17 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
17 3 (6.12%) Device Driver

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 12 (24.49%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.08%) DVB
2 2 (4.08%) VSAT
3 1 (2.04%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.12%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (24.49%) Automotive
2 11 (22.45%) Aerospace
3 6 (12.24%) Electronics
4 4 (8.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Test Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Development Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) RF Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) RF Test Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) CAN bus
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Physics
4 1 (2.04%) VHDL
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) VxWorks
1 3 (6.12%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Validation
3 10 (20.41%) UML
3 10 (20.41%) Requirements Management
4 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.16%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.04%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.04%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (2.04%) Change Control
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
9 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) Logistics
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (2.04%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) C
2 13 (26.53%) MATLAB
3 7 (14.29%) Ada
4 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
5 2 (4.08%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.04%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (59.18%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.04%) DO-254
2 1 (2.04%) DO-160
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) EMC
2 4 (8.16%) Xilinx
2 4 (8.16%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (4.08%) Wind River
3 2 (4.08%) Serena
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