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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 114 119 103
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 30 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the General category 3.11% 1.66% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
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£305 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 1
Average hourly rate £49.19 £33.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.06% +158.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
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
965 1026 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.16% 33.44% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 685 484
Average daily rate £400 £385 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 26
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
Somerset +9 12 - - 3
Gloucestershire +1 9 £250 - 13
Dorset +2 5 - - 7
Bristol - 2 - - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £403 - 2
Aerospace
England

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) UML
5 11 (24.44%) C++
5 11 (24.44%) Java
5 11 (24.44%) Web Services
5 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
5 11 (24.44%) Spring
5 11 (24.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (24.44%) Luciad
5 11 (24.44%) Information Management
5 11 (24.44%) Apache CXF
5 11 (24.44%) Apache Camel
6 8 (17.78%) C
7 7 (15.56%) DO-178B
7 7 (15.56%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (15.56%) Network Design
8 6 (13.33%) Automotive
8 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Embedded C
9 5 (11.11%) Windows
9 5 (11.11%) Serena
9 5 (11.11%) Change Control
10 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.89%) HND
11 3 (6.67%) HNC
11 3 (6.67%) Cisco
11 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.67%) VoIP

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.22%) Simulink
1 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) VoIP
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) LTE
2 2 (4.44%) 4G
3 1 (2.22%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.22%) ATM
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 6 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Avionics
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Verification Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Software Asset Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Software Licensing Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
1 11 (24.44%) Spring
1 11 (24.44%) Apache CXF
1 11 (24.44%) Apache Camel
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) LINQ
3 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) VHDL
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) UML
3 11 (24.44%) Information Management
3 11 (24.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Network Design
5 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Change Control
7 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (4.44%) ITIL
10 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.22%) SOA
10 1 (2.22%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.22%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) Change Management
10 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.22%) Workflow
10 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) C++
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) C
3 6 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) HND
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) HNC
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.44%) DO-254
3 1 (2.22%) ARP4754
3 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Luciad
2 5 (11.11%) Serena
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) CA
4 1 (2.22%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.22%) Wind River
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Rate: £28 - £32 per hour + DOE
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