The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 408 400 381
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the General category 0.029% 0.028% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +108.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £356 £301
% change year-on-year
+20.70% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.95% -0.62%
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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 London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10266 10542 10944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.65% 45.85% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7265 7462 7684
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 159 133
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.40 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in London

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in London

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in London

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace.

1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) OO

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Aerospace 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 Aerospace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PLM
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Buyer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (20.00%) Android Development
1 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Earned Value Management
2 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) CAD
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) PLM
2 1 (10.00%) PDM
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) SAP