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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Avionics over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avionics
Rank 135 138 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Avionics 11 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.11% 1.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +15.33%
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
989 1014 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.89% 31.35% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 675 528
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £576 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 50 33
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £22.80 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Avionics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Avionics across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Avionics within the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 7 - - 1
Gloucestershire +7 4 - - 1
Avionics
England

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Avionics 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 Avionics.

1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (25.00%) MISRA C
4 5 (25.00%) MISRA
4 5 (25.00%) UML
4 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (25.00%) Validation
5 4 (20.00%) C++
5 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) VxWorks
6 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
6 3 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
7 2 (10.00%) CMS
7 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (10.00%) Electronics
7 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.00%) CAN bus
7 2 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared

Avionics
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Avionics 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 Avionics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) GUI Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) RF Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
1 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 3 (15.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) UML
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 5 (25.00%) MISRA
2 5 (25.00%) MISRA C
3 4 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (5.00%) DO-160
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
Gloucestershire
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £43 to £45 per hour Dep on Exp
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago