The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Avionics in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avionics
Rank 137 150 130
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Avionics 6 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.12% 0.57%
As % of the General category 0.67% 0.37% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 -
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.80 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Avionics
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
896 1082 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.89% 32.32% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 729 734
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 76 50
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +24.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.74 £55.00 £41.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Avionics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Avionics
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Avionics Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Avionics
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Avionics Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Avionics
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 Avionics within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire +9 6 - - 1
Avionics
England

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 7 (43.75%) Aerospace
1 7 (43.75%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (37.50%) Validation
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) DO-178B
4 4 (25.00%) CAN bus
4 4 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Ada
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (6.25%) Simulink
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) MS Office
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) Electronics
7 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) CMS
7 1 (6.25%) Military
7 1 (6.25%) Algorithms

Avionics
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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (43.75%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Hardware Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Team Leader
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Validation
2 4 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Case Management
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Ada
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) DO-178B
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) DO-160
2 1 (6.25%) DO-254
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft