The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the England region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avionics
Rank 541 489 509
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +20
Contract jobs citing Avionics 23 27 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.063% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.12% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate £400 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.00 £33.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.55 £34.40 £37.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19457 18491 25037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.15% 42.99% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12317 11467 15154
Average daily rate £425 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 583 746
Average hourly rate £23.93 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.29% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Avionics
UK

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South West -13 12 £375 +45.63% 10
South East +4 7 £400 +60.00% 1
East of England -27 2 - - 1
Avionics
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Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
1 16 (42.11%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Aerospace
4 11 (28.95%) DO-178B
5 9 (23.68%) EMC
5 9 (23.68%) Validation
5 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 8 (21.05%) Requirements Management
6 8 (21.05%) Military
6 8 (21.05%) UML
6 8 (21.05%) MATLAB
7 6 (15.79%) Simulink
7 6 (15.79%) C
7 6 (15.79%) Electronics
8 5 (13.16%) Automotive
9 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
10 3 (7.89%) LabVIEW
10 3 (7.89%) Embedded C
10 3 (7.89%) Ada
10 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.26%) C++
11 2 (5.26%) Business Objects

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (15.79%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DVB
2 1 (2.63%) VSAT
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (7.89%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Aerospace
2 8 (21.05%) Military
3 6 (15.79%) Electronics
4 5 (13.16%) Automotive
5 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Report Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Electrical Design Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) MFC
1 1 (2.63%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 9 (23.68%) Validation
3 8 (21.05%) Requirements Management
3 8 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.26%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) MODAF
7 1 (2.63%) SysML
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.63%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) MATLAB
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 3 (7.89%) Ada
3 3 (7.89%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) VC++
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) EMC
2 2 (5.26%) Xilinx
2 2 (5.26%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.63%) Intel
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