The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 28 July 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 North West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Aerospace
Rank 133 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 1 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.033% 0.037% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.11% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate
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- £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
936 926 1140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.03% 34.39% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 436 644
Average daily rate £400 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 52 53
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.84 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.45% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £44.90 £42.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - - 2
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SGML
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Author
1 2 (40.00%) Author
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
Cumbria
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £20 - £22 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago