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 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 551 556 554
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Avionics 30 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.062% 0.037%
As % of the General category 0.17% 0.16% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate £370 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +14.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.80 £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
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
17945 18018 18324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.61% 38.71% 40.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11772 11712 11494
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 416 590
Average hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.60 £45.00 £45.00
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 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -3 11 - - 4
South East +5 8 £370 +5.71% 3
North West -5 6 - - 2
East of England - 3 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Avionics
UK

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 20 (42.55%) Rational DOORS
3 19 (40.43%) DO-178B
3 19 (40.43%) C
4 16 (34.04%) UML
5 12 (25.53%) Ada
6 9 (19.15%) C++
6 9 (19.15%) Degree
7 8 (17.02%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.89%) Validation
9 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
9 6 (12.77%) SQL
9 6 (12.77%) Linux
9 6 (12.77%) Subversion
10 5 (10.64%) ClearCase
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.64%) Device Driver
10 5 (10.64%) MISRA C
10 5 (10.64%) MISRA
11 4 (8.51%) Ada 95
11 4 (8.51%) SDLC
11 4 (8.51%) HOOD
11 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
11 4 (8.51%) Windows
11 4 (8.51%) HND
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle
11 4 (8.51%) Perl
11 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
11 4 (8.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Kinematics
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Doxygen
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SpaceWire
2 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.51%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.26%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.26%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) LabVIEW
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) VectorCAST
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) GCC
6 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Software Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Ada Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Database Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) GUI Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Programmer
5 2 (4.26%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.13%) DOORS Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) MATLAB Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Software Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Middleware
1 3 (6.38%) OpenGL
1 3 (6.38%) XML
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
2 2 (4.26%) WinForms
2 2 (4.26%) WPF
2 2 (4.26%) XSD
2 2 (4.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.13%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Device Driver
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (8.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.26%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) Mechatronics
5 1 (2.13%) Robotics
5 1 (2.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Nucleus RTOS
3 3 (6.38%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) VxWorks
4 2 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.04%) UML
3 8 (17.02%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Validation
5 4 (8.51%) HOOD
5 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) SDLC
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.38%) SysML
6 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) CMMI
7 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.26%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) C
2 12 (25.53%) Ada
3 9 (19.15%) C++
4 6 (12.77%) SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Ada 95
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
5 4 (8.51%) Perl
6 3 (6.38%) ANSI C
6 3 (6.38%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) Java
7 2 (4.26%) AWK
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) Korn
7 2 (4.26%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.26%) sed
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) HND
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) DO-178B
2 5 (10.64%) MISRA
2 5 (10.64%) MISRA C
3 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (4.26%) ECSS
5 1 (2.13%) DO-160
5 1 (2.13%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Altera
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Xilinx
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