The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 511 550 532
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -18
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 100 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.091% 0.078%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £248 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £22.50 £24.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.70 £56.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22901 21187 21967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.12% 38.75% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14685 13107 13431
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 566 553 636
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.98 £43.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Aerospace Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Aerospace within the UK.

Aerospace Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Aerospace Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace within the UK.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Aerospace
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Aerospace Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Aerospace
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +31 92 £400 +35.59% 123
South West +21 32 £346 +25.90% 33
South East -23 18 £348 +40.40% 31
Somerset +12 12 - - 3
West Midlands +12 11 £450 +38.46% 4
Templecombe - 11 - -
East Midlands -3 10 £410 - 6
Hampshire +6 9 £488 +96.96% 11
Gloucestershire -3 9 £250 - 15
Derby +4 8 £410 - 2
Derbyshire +1 8 £410 - 2
London +9 6 £400 +6.66% 18
Dorset +1 5 - - 3
Cheltenham -9 5 £250 - 3
North West -15 5 £600 - 3
Coventry - 5 £300 - 2
City of London - 5 £400 - 8
Filton - 4 - -
Bristol - 4 £388 - 4
Lancashire - 4 £600 -
Newport - 3 £400 -
South Wales - 3 £400 - 1
Preston - 3 £600 -
Wales - 3 £400 - 2
Warwickshire +4 2 - -
East of England -1 2 £288 - 26
Surrey -6 2 £355 +43.43% 6
Hertfordshire -12 2 £288 - 5
Scotland - 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 £340 - 1

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (31.85%) Security Cleared
2 46 (29.30%) Software Engineering
3 39 (24.84%) SC Cleared
4 37 (23.57%) Degree
5 30 (19.11%) Manufacturing
6 28 (17.83%) Project Management
7 25 (15.92%) C
7 25 (15.92%) Management Information System
8 24 (15.29%) Automotive
9 22 (14.01%) C++
10 21 (13.38%) Finance
10 21 (13.38%) Rational DOORS
11 20 (12.74%) UML
12 19 (12.10%) ERP
13 18 (11.46%) Integration Testing
14 16 (10.19%) Java
14 16 (10.19%) Change Management
15 14 (8.92%) Web Services
15 14 (8.92%) Embedded C
15 14 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (8.28%) PLM
16 13 (8.28%) PMP
16 13 (8.28%) PMI Certification
17 12 (7.64%) MS Excel
17 12 (7.64%) Validation
17 12 (7.64%) Information Management
17 12 (7.64%) Requirements Analysis
18 11 (7.01%) Spring
18 11 (7.01%) Luciad
18 11 (7.01%) Linux

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (1.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.46%) Simulink
2 7 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.82%) MS Office
4 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.55%) CATIA
5 2 (1.27%) MS Project
5 2 (1.27%) TargetLink
5 2 (1.27%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.64%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP PP
2 2 (1.27%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.64%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.64%) SAP PLM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP SM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.64%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.64%) Primavera
3 1 (0.64%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) ATM
1 4 (2.55%) LAN
1 4 (2.55%) VoIP
2 3 (1.91%) WAN
3 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) LTE
3 2 (1.27%) 4G
3 2 (1.27%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.64%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.64%) DNS
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.27%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (13.38%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.82%) Subversion
3 5 (3.18%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.55%) JIRA
4 4 (2.55%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.91%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.27%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.64%) FishEye
7 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.64%) Juju
7 1 (0.64%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 30 (19.11%) Manufacturing
2 24 (15.29%) Automotive
3 21 (13.38%) Finance
4 7 (4.46%) Electronics
5 6 (3.82%) Avionics
6 5 (3.18%) Military
7 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.64%) Billing
8 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 44 (28.03%) Software Engineer
2 23 (14.65%) Project Manager
3 14 (8.92%) Analyst
4 12 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.01%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (5.73%) Design Engineer
7 8 (5.10%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Consultant
8 7 (4.46%) Developer
8 7 (4.46%) Integration Project Manager
8 7 (4.46%) Integration Manager
9 6 (3.82%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (3.82%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.55%) Network Engineer
10 4 (2.55%) Data Analyst
10 4 (2.55%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.55%) Configuration Manager
11 3 (1.91%) Test Analyst
11 3 (1.91%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.92%) Web Services
2 11 (7.01%) Spring
2 11 (7.01%) Apache CXF
2 11 (7.01%) Apache Camel
3 5 (3.18%) .NET
4 3 (1.91%) XML
4 3 (1.91%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.64%) WPF
5 1 (0.64%) LINQ
5 1 (0.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.37%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.55%) CMDB
4 3 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (1.91%) Replication
4 3 (1.91%) VHDL
4 3 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.27%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.64%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
6 1 (0.64%) Physics
6 1 (0.64%) SCADA
6 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) Windows
3 2 (1.27%) UNIX
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.64%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.64%) CentOS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.64%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.30%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.83%) Project Management
3 20 (12.74%) UML
4 19 (12.10%) ERP
5 18 (11.46%) Integration Testing
6 16 (10.19%) Change Management
7 14 (8.92%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.28%) PLM
9 12 (7.64%) Information Management
9 12 (7.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (7.64%) Validation
10 11 (7.01%) SDLC
11 10 (6.37%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (6.37%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.37%) PRINCE
11 10 (6.37%) Requirements Management
11 10 (6.37%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.73%) Migration
13 8 (5.10%) Network Design
14 6 (3.82%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.92%) C
2 22 (14.01%) C++
3 16 (10.19%) Java
4 14 (8.92%) Embedded C
5 10 (6.37%) MATLAB
6 9 (5.73%) SQL
7 7 (4.46%) C#
8 3 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.91%) Ada
9 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.27%) Python
10 1 (0.64%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (31.85%) Security Cleared
2 39 (24.84%) SC Cleared
3 37 (23.57%) Degree
4 13 (8.28%) PMP
4 13 (8.28%) PMI Certification
5 9 (5.73%) APMP
6 5 (3.18%) BC Cleared
6 5 (3.18%) HNC
6 5 (3.18%) HND
6 5 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.91%) CCNA
8 2 (1.27%) CISSP
8 2 (1.27%) CCSP
8 2 (1.27%) CCNP
8 2 (1.27%) CISM
9 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.64%) PhD
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) DO-178B
2 4 (2.55%) QA
2 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.55%) DO-160
3 3 (1.91%) SLA
3 3 (1.91%) IEC 61508
3 3 (1.91%) DO-254
4 2 (1.27%) GAMP
5 1 (0.64%) GMP
5 1 (0.64%) ARP4754
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) MOM
2 1 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (7.01%) SAP
1 11 (7.01%) Luciad
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.18%) Serena
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco
6 3 (1.91%) IBM
6 3 (1.91%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.91%) JDA
7 2 (1.27%) BMC
7 2 (1.27%) Baan
7 2 (1.27%) Remedy
7 2 (1.27%) MathWorks
7 2 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (1.27%) PTC
7 2 (1.27%) Perforce
7 2 (1.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.27%) Green Hills
7 2 (1.27%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.64%) Wind River
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