The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Aerospace
England / South West
Rank 114 102 136
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 20 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.77% 1.25% 0.36%
As % of the General category 2.42% 3.81% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £510 £569 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 6
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.25 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £43.13
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 South West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
828 944 984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.97% 32.66% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 642 673
Median daily rate £375 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Aerospace
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Aerospace Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Aerospace
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol +6 7 £510 -10.32% 6
Somerset -7 5 - -
Gloucestershire -2 4 £500 - 1
Wiltshire +5 2 - - 1
Dorset -5 1 £450 -
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 16 (33.33%) C++
2 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 14 (29.17%) C
4 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
5 12 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
7 10 (20.83%) Validation
8 9 (18.75%) Java
9 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
10 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
10 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
11 6 (12.50%) Automotive
11 6 (12.50%) PLM
11 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.50%) Simulink
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.42%) C#
12 5 (10.42%) Ada
12 5 (10.42%) DO-178B
13 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
13 4 (8.33%) Use Case
13 4 (8.33%) Windchill
13 4 (8.33%) Teamcenter
13 4 (8.33%) ENOVIA
13 4 (8.33%) OO
13 4 (8.33%) UML
13 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
13 4 (8.33%) SQL
13 4 (8.33%) Oracle
13 4 (8.33%) XML

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Simulink
2 4 (8.33%) Windchill
3 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.25%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) ENOVIA
1 4 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) AMQP
1 1 (2.08%) BGP
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
1 1 (2.08%) OSPF
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.08%) VoIP
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) WebEx
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.08%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) C++Builder
4 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.08%) PVCS
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.50%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Avionics
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Software Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Developer
2 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Assembler Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) DOORS Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) Itk
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) JSP
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) PyQt
2 1 (2.08%) Swing
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) XSL
2 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) Validation
3 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) PLM
5 4 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) UML
5 4 (8.33%) Use Case
6 3 (6.25%) Change Control
6 3 (6.25%) Data Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.25%) ERP
6 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Scrum
6 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) C++
2 14 (29.17%) C
3 9 (18.75%) Java
4 7 (14.58%) MATLAB
5 5 (10.42%) Ada
5 5 (10.42%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 3 (6.25%) Assembly Language
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.25%) Fortran
8 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.17%) ARP4754
2 2 (4.17%) ARP4761
2 2 (4.17%) DO-160
2 2 (4.17%) DO-254
2 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.08%) DameWare
2 1 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) MathWorks
3 3 (6.25%) PTC
3 3 (6.25%) Siemens
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Serena
5 1 (2.08%) Sun
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Talend