The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
England / North West
Rank 128 151 133
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.58% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £69.07 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.84% +126.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
771 1210 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.57% 31.82% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 766 644
Median daily rate £403 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 47
Median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £13.36 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.08 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +28.84%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +6 7 - -
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
3 9 (47.37%) ERP
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (42.11%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) SAP HANA
4 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (42.11%) SAP BW
4 8 (42.11%) SAP
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) BC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Avionics
7 4 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) UML
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) Ada
8 3 (15.79%) HOOD
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.79%) Military
8 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) C

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (42.11%) SAP BW
1 8 (42.11%) SAP Data Services
1 8 (42.11%) SAP HANA
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.79%) VectorCAST
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Gradle
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Rational Robot
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Avionics
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) SAP Consultant
1 7 (36.84%) SAP HANA Consultant
2 6 (31.58%) Analytics Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Ada Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
1 2 (10.53%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSD
2 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ERP
2 8 (42.11%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) SDLC
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Hazard Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) HOOD
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) SOLID
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Ada
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) BC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle