The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avionics
Rank 42 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Avionics 8 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.69% 0.90% 4.05%
As % of the General category 5.63% 3.33% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
142 60 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.02% 27.03% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 26 76
Average daily rate £409 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £527 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -66.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £39.20 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) DO-178B
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 8 (47.06%) Simulink
4 8 (47.06%) Automotive
5 7 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) C
7 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
7 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Validation
9 2 (11.76%) Wind River
9 2 (11.76%) UML
9 2 (11.76%) DVB
9 2 (11.76%) Electronics
9 2 (11.76%) VSAT
9 2 (11.76%) Serena
10 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) Xilinx
10 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
10 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (5.88%) Degree
10 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
10 1 (5.88%) Physics
10 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (47.06%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DVB
1 2 (11.76%) VSAT
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Automotive
2 5 (29.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) RF Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) RF Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.88%) Physics
1 1 (5.88%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
2 4 (23.53%) C
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Tcl
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.88%) DO-254
2 1 (5.88%) DO-160
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Wind River
1 2 (11.76%) Serena
2 1 (5.88%) Xilinx