The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 240 229 211
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 16 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.56% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
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£325 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £356 £301
% change year-on-year
+20.70% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £37.62 £51.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.23% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-5.95% -0.62%
Aerospace
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3402 3238 2999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.35% 35.15% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1762 1716 1396
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 126 182
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £40.00
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 the South East

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Aerospace
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Aerospace Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Hampshire -5 7 - - 7
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £250 -41.17% 4
Surrey +3 3 £400 - 11
Middlesex +6 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) Manufacturing
3 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.21%) Validation
4 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.18%) C
5 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Avionics
6 5 (15.15%) C#
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
7 4 (12.12%) Broadband
7 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 4 (12.12%) Military
7 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.12%) LTE
7 4 (12.12%) 4G
7 4 (12.12%) DO-178B
7 4 (12.12%) DO-254
7 4 (12.12%) JIRA
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) CATIA
4 1 (3.03%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
4 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) Broadband
2 4 (12.12%) LTE
2 4 (12.12%) 4G
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.03%) eggPlant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Avionics
3 4 (12.12%) Military
4 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.06%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Programme Planner
4 2 (6.06%) SAP Support
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Planner
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) RF Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.21%) Validation
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
4 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Process Management
5 2 (6.06%) CAD
5 2 (6.06%) PDM
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) DO-178B
1 4 (12.12%) DO-254
2 2 (6.06%) GAMP
3 1 (3.03%) GMP
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nessus
1 1 (3.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) CA
3 1 (3.03%) Cadence
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