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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Avionics
Rank 44 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Avionics 8 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.67% 0.79% 4.28%
As % of the General category 4.94% 2.90% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £123
% change year-on-year
- +206.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
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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
162 69 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.89% 27.17% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 31 68
Average daily rate £404 £394 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £291 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £31.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 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 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (73.68%) DO-178B
3 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Automotive
4 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
4 8 (42.11%) Simulink
5 7 (36.84%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) C
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 3 (15.79%) DO-254
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
8 3 (15.79%) VHDL
8 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (15.79%) Xilinx
9 2 (10.53%) VSAT
9 2 (10.53%) Serena
9 2 (10.53%) UML
9 2 (10.53%) DVB
9 2 (10.53%) Electronics
9 2 (10.53%) Wind River
10 1 (5.26%) DO-160
10 1 (5.26%) Wireless
10 1 (5.26%) Python
10 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
10 1 (5.26%) Tcl
10 1 (5.26%) Perl

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (42.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) VSAT
1 2 (10.53%) DVB
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (42.11%) Automotive
2 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) RF Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) VHDL
1 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) MATLAB
2 4 (21.05%) C
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Tcl
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) DO-178B
2 3 (15.79%) DO-254
3 1 (5.26%) DO-160
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Xilinx
2 2 (10.53%) Serena
2 2 (10.53%) Wind River
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £35 - £40 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago