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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Avionics
Rank 128 137 132
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Avionics 12 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.097% 0.46%
As % of the General category 1.40% 0.31% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £195 £400
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -51.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +4.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
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
855 973 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.64% 31.58% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 639 674
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 47 54
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.40 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avionics across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Avionics Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Avionics across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Avionics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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
Dorset - 8 £450 - 1
Gloucestershire 0 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Avionics
England

Avionics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 14 (60.87%) C
2 10 (43.48%) Aerospace
2 10 (43.48%) DO-178B
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) LabVIEW
4 7 (30.43%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (30.43%) CAN bus
5 6 (26.09%) MISRA C
5 6 (26.09%) MISRA
5 6 (26.09%) Validation
6 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (21.74%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) Middleware
7 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
7 4 (17.39%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (17.39%) CMS
7 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
8 3 (13.04%) C++
8 3 (13.04%) UML
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Electronics
9 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
10 1 (4.35%) Military
10 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (4.35%) Migration

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 4 (17.39%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) LabVIEW
1 7 (30.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (43.48%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) CAN bus
2 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Nucleus RTOS
1 4 (17.39%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
3 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.04%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Case Management
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C
2 3 (13.04%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) DO-178B
2 6 (26.09%) MISRA
2 6 (26.09%) MISRA C
3 5 (21.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (4.35%) DO-160
4 1 (4.35%) DO-254
4 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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