The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 7.23% 5.33% -
As % of the General category 28.57% 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £323 £395
% change year-on-year
+33.41% -18.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £69.07 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.03%

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

General Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 25.30% 36.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 19
Median daily rate £275 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £49.75 £38.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.92% +16.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £36.20 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.03 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the Preston region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 16 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 Preston region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Avionics
3 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (57.14%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Ada
4 3 (42.86%) HOOD
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) VectorCAST
4 3 (42.86%) Hazard Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) Rational Robot
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) .NET

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (57.14%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 3 (42.86%) VectorCAST
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Robot
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Avionics
2 3 (42.86%) Military
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DOORS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Hazard Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) HOOD
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Ada
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle