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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 155 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.13% -
As % of the General category 0.072% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £489 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £356 £270
% change year-on-year
+20.70% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.56 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-6.10% -0.62%
Aerospace
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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 North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1397 986 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 35.98% 31.72% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 544 390
Average daily rate £400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 53
Average hourly rate £21.25 £28.27 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.83% +28.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.00 £52.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 4 May 2015. 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
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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
Lancashire -1 1 - -
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) LSMW
2 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
2 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Avionics
2 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
2 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 1 (14.29%) Ada
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LSMW
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) General Ledger
1 2 (28.57%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Cash Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) QMS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) IBM