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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 126 110 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -21
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 13 11 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.44% 1.44%
As % of the General category 1.30% 1.36% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +47.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £18.68 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.13 £39.10 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1003 811 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.91% 32.57% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 544 615
Average daily rate £425 £393 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 32 49
Average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £12.78 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Dorset 0 5 - - 3
Gloucestershire -17 5 - - 9
Bristol -7 2 - - 7
Somerset - 1 - - 18
Wiltshire - - - - 2
Devon - - - - 13
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 17 (54.84%) C
3 13 (41.94%) DO-178B
4 11 (35.48%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (35.48%) Avionics
5 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
6 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
7 6 (19.35%) Military
8 5 (16.13%) Serena
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) C++
8 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (12.90%) LANDesk
9 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) Wind River
9 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
9 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Nucleus RTOS
10 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) Degree
10 3 (9.68%) Device Driver
10 3 (9.68%) UML
10 3 (9.68%) VxWorks
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware
11 2 (6.45%) OO
11 2 (6.45%) Java
11 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.45%) Scrum

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
General
1 11 (35.48%) Avionics
2 6 (19.35%) Military
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Software Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) GWT
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.45%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Nucleus RTOS
1 3 (9.68%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) UML
6 2 (6.45%) OO
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.23%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C
2 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
3 5 (16.13%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Ada
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.23%) ARP4754
2 1 (3.23%) DO-160
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Serena
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) LANDesk
2 4 (12.90%) Wind River
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) EMC
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Engineering
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £30 - £38 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 30-35 Per Hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa
Posted: 16 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 21 days ago
South West
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-250 Per Day
Posted: 22 days ago