The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Aerospace in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Aerospace over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 500 518 551
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +33
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 122 127 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.69% 0.59% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 25
Median hourly rate £39.63 £39.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -8.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.99 £20.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.52 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.28% -8.23%

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
17807 21414 21732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.92% 38.85% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11794 13560 13936
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 578 511
Median hourly rate £22.84 £26.89 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £47.69 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Aerospace
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Aerospace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Aerospace within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +15 112 £443 +17.35% 55
East Midlands +12 36 £390 +4.00% 2
Derby +8 28 £380 +1.33%
Derbyshire +7 28 £380 +1.33%
South West +9 19 £510 - 15
London +20 16 £573 +17.43% 8
South East +10 15 £450 +47.54% 16
West Midlands -2 14 £350 - 7
Hampshire +16 10 £450 +7.14% 7
Gloucestershire +4 6 - - 3
Somerset +25 5 - - 2
Bristol +6 5 £510 - 9
North West +3 5 £425 +32.81% 6
East of England +2 5 - - 1
Cheltenham -1 5 - - 1
Yeovil -2 5 - -
Portsmouth -2 4 £475 +18.45%
Fareham - 4 £450 - 3
Preston +6 3 - - 1
Berkshire +1 3 - - 1
Warwickshire -3 3 £397 - 1
Lancashire -5 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £400 -
Stevenage - 3 - -
Northampton - 3 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Leicester +4 2 £370 -
Wiltshire +3 2 - -
South Wales +1 2 £255 -36.25% 1
Leicestershire 0 2 £370 -

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Aerospace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Aerospace.

1 73 (29.92%) Security Cleared
2 72 (29.51%) Manufacturing
3 58 (23.77%) Software Engineering
4 53 (21.72%) SC Cleared
5 46 (18.85%) Finance
5 46 (18.85%) C
6 44 (18.03%) C++
7 35 (14.34%) SAP
8 34 (13.93%) Automotive
9 32 (13.11%) C#
10 29 (11.89%) UML
10 29 (11.89%) Microsoft
10 29 (11.89%) Degree
11 27 (11.07%) Project Management
12 25 (10.25%) PLM
12 25 (10.25%) Ada
13 24 (9.84%) Validation
14 22 (9.02%) ERP
15 21 (8.61%) SQL
15 21 (8.61%) Windows
15 21 (8.61%) Configuration Management
15 21 (8.61%) Analytics
16 20 (8.20%) Java
16 20 (8.20%) Python
16 20 (8.20%) DO-178B
17 19 (7.79%) SysML
18 18 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (6.97%) Requirements Management
20 16 (6.56%) Rational DOORS
20 16 (6.56%) Change Management

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (4.51%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.46%) Apache
2 6 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.23%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) Confluence
5 2 (0.82%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) Documentum
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.28%) Siemens NX
2 8 (3.28%) Simulink
3 6 (2.46%) Windchill
4 5 (2.05%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.05%) CATIA
4 5 (2.05%) MS Office
4 5 (2.05%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 5 (2.05%) PTC Creo
5 4 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.23%) MS Project
6 3 (1.23%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.41%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.41%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.41%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (6.15%) Teamcenter
2 6 (2.46%) ENOVIA
3 5 (2.05%) SAP MM
4 4 (1.64%) Primavera
5 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.41%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.41%) SAP LE
5 1 (0.41%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.41%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.69%) IaaS
2 9 (3.69%) PaaS
3 5 (2.05%) SaaS
4 3 (1.23%) Office 365
5 2 (0.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.05%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.05%) HTTP
3 4 (1.64%) VoIP
4 3 (1.23%) Firewall
4 3 (1.23%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.23%) Wireless
5 2 (0.82%) 4G
5 2 (0.82%) BGP
5 2 (0.82%) FlexRay
5 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.82%) LAN
5 2 (0.82%) LTE
5 2 (0.82%) SAN
5 2 (0.82%) Skype
5 2 (0.82%) VLAN
5 2 (0.82%) VPN
5 2 (0.82%) WebEx
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.51%) Hadoop
2 10 (4.10%) SAP HANA
2 10 (4.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.69%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.69%) SAP BW
4 8 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.28%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.05%) Big Data
7 5 (2.05%) Data Lake
7 5 (2.05%) HDInsight
7 5 (2.05%) InfluxDB
7 5 (2.05%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.05%) OpenTSDB
7 5 (2.05%) Power BI
8 4 (1.64%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (6.56%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (2.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.46%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.05%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.64%) JIRA
4 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.23%) PVCS
5 3 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.82%) Gradle
6 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.82%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.82%) Selenium
6 2 (0.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.41%) C++Builder
7 1 (0.41%) Emacs
7 1 (0.41%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.41%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.41%) Rational Robot
General
1 72 (29.51%) Manufacturing
2 46 (18.85%) Finance
3 34 (13.93%) Automotive
4 10 (4.10%) Military
5 7 (2.87%) Electronics
6 6 (2.46%) Avionics
6 6 (2.46%) Back Office
7 5 (2.05%) Front Office
7 5 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.23%) French Language
9 2 (0.82%) German Language
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Retail
10 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (16.80%) Software Engineer
2 34 (13.93%) Developer
3 33 (13.52%) Consultant
4 25 (10.25%) SAP Consultant
5 21 (8.61%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.79%) Architect
6 19 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (5.33%) Analyst
7 13 (5.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (4.92%) Embedded Engineer
9 11 (4.51%) ABAP Developer
9 11 (4.51%) SAP Developer
10 10 (4.10%) ABAP Consultant
10 10 (4.10%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.69%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (3.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 7 (2.87%) SAP HANA Consultant
14 6 (2.46%) Analytics Consultant
14 6 (2.46%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.92%) XML
2 11 (4.51%) BAPI
2 11 (4.51%) SAP Smart Forms
2 11 (4.51%) SAP XI
3 10 (4.10%) .NET
4 6 (2.46%) JSON
5 5 (2.05%) HTML
5 5 (2.05%) JSF
6 4 (1.64%) Akka
6 4 (1.64%) Finagle
6 4 (1.64%) Kafka
6 4 (1.64%) Play Framework
6 4 (1.64%) spray
7 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.82%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.82%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (0.82%) Node.js
7 2 (0.82%) PyQt
7 2 (0.82%) Spring
7 2 (0.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.10%) Mathematics
3 9 (3.69%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.05%) Device Driver
5 5 (2.05%) User Experience
6 4 (1.64%) CESG
6 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.64%) Derivative
6 4 (1.64%) Economics
6 4 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.64%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.23%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.82%) Clustering
8 2 (0.82%) CMDB
8 2 (0.82%) FMCG
8 2 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.61%) Windows
2 15 (6.15%) Linux
3 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.46%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.05%) Unix
6 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.77%) Software Engineering
2 29 (11.89%) UML
3 27 (11.07%) Project Management
4 25 (10.25%) PLM
5 24 (9.84%) Validation
6 22 (9.02%) ERP
7 21 (8.61%) Analytics
7 21 (8.61%) Configuration Management
8 19 (7.79%) SysML
9 18 (7.38%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (6.97%) Requirements Management
11 16 (6.56%) Change Management
12 14 (5.74%) Change Control
13 12 (4.92%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (4.92%) Use Case
13 12 (4.92%) Workflow
14 11 (4.51%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (4.51%) Supply Chain Management
14 11 (4.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.85%) C
2 44 (18.03%) C++
3 32 (13.11%) C#
4 25 (10.25%) Ada
5 21 (8.61%) SQL
6 20 (8.20%) Java
6 20 (8.20%) Python
7 12 (4.92%) ABAP
7 12 (4.92%) R
8 11 (4.51%) MATLAB
9 10 (4.10%) Embedded C
10 7 (2.87%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.46%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.05%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.64%) Go
13 4 (1.64%) Scala
14 3 (1.23%) Fortran
14 3 (1.23%) Perl
15 2 (0.82%) VB
15 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (29.92%) Security Cleared
2 53 (21.72%) SC Cleared
3 29 (11.89%) Degree
4 15 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (5.33%) PMI Certification
6 12 (4.92%) PMP
7 8 (3.28%) APMP
8 5 (2.05%) CCNP
8 5 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.64%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.64%) CCA
9 4 (1.64%) CCNA
9 4 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.23%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.23%) HNC
10 3 (1.23%) MCSA
10 3 (1.23%) MCSE
10 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.20%) DO-178B
2 13 (5.33%) MISRA
3 11 (4.51%) MISRA C
4 7 (2.87%) QA
5 5 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 4 (1.64%) ARP4761
6 4 (1.64%) DO-160
6 4 (1.64%) DO-254
7 2 (0.82%) ARP4754
7 2 (0.82%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.82%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.82%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.41%) EFQM
8 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.64%) Docker
3 4 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.23%) XenApp
4 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.41%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.41%) Firmware
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.28%) MOM
2 5 (2.05%) SCCM
3 4 (1.64%) Ansible
3 4 (1.64%) Marathon
3 4 (1.64%) Mesos
4 2 (0.82%) DameWare
4 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.41%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.41%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (14.34%) SAP
2 29 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.92%) Adobe
4 9 (3.69%) Siemens
5 7 (2.87%) Oracle
5 7 (2.87%) Tableau
6 6 (2.46%) Talend
6 6 (2.46%) VMware
7 5 (2.05%) Cisco
7 5 (2.05%) Citrix
7 5 (2.05%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.64%) IBM
9 3 (1.23%) Juniper
9 3 (1.23%) MathWorks
9 3 (1.23%) Serena
9 3 (1.23%) Sun
10 2 (0.82%) Infor
10 2 (0.82%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.82%) PTC
10 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
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