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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Aerospace
Rank 511 524 546
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 92 62 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.061%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 7
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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 £250 £248 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £390 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £22.50 £30.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.89
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.63%

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
21860 20735 21369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.68% 38.60% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14034 12918 13010
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 568 635
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.80 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £42.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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 +10 86 £400 +35.59% 97
South West +21 34 £406 +47.72% 17
South East -36 15 £378 +52.52% 24
Somerset +18 11 - - 3
Gloucestershire -2 11 £250 - 4
East Midlands -2 10 £405 - 2
Templecombe - 10 - -
West Midlands +8 8 £600 +84.61% 5
London +9 7 £400 +6.66% 21
Hampshire -2 7 - - 11
Derbyshire +1 6 £410 -
Derby -1 6 £410 -
Cheltenham -9 6 £250 -
Bristol +7 5 £406 - 3
Coventry - 4 £300 - 1
Dorset - 4 - - 3
City of London - 4 £400 - 7
Filton - 4 - -
East of England -8 3 £288 - 21
Wiltshire - 3 £500 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £244 -
Surrey -9 2 £378 +52.52% 5
Hertfordshire -12 2 £288 - 2
North East -15 2 £271 -
Scotland - 2 - - 4
Worcestershire - 2 £600 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £288 - 2
Redditch - 2 £600 -
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Portsmouth +1 1 - - 1

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 49 (32.67%) Software Engineering
2 41 (27.33%) Security Cleared
3 34 (22.67%) Degree
4 33 (22.00%) SC Cleared
5 29 (19.33%) C
6 28 (18.67%) Manufacturing
7 23 (15.33%) Management Information System
8 22 (14.67%) Project Management
9 21 (14.00%) Integration Testing
10 20 (13.33%) Embedded C
10 20 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
11 19 (12.67%) C++
11 19 (12.67%) Automotive
12 17 (11.33%) Finance
12 17 (11.33%) ERP
12 17 (11.33%) DO-178B
13 16 (10.67%) UML
13 16 (10.67%) Configuration Management
14 14 (9.33%) Java
15 13 (8.67%) Web Services
15 13 (8.67%) Change Management
15 13 (8.67%) Validation
15 13 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (8.00%) Linux
17 11 (7.33%) PMP
17 11 (7.33%) PMI Certification
17 11 (7.33%) Information Management
17 11 (7.33%) PLM
17 11 (7.33%) Requirements Management
18 10 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis

Aerospace
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.33%) Simulink
1 5 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.67%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) CATIA
4 2 (1.33%) MS Project
4 2 (1.33%) TargetLink
4 2 (1.33%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Primavera
2 1 (0.67%) SAP QM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP PLM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP SM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.67%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) ATM
1 4 (2.67%) LAN
1 4 (2.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.67%) WAN
2 3 (2.00%) LTE
2 3 (2.00%) 4G
2 3 (2.00%) VoIP
3 2 (1.33%) Broadband
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
4 1 (0.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.33%) Big Data
3 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (4.00%) Subversion
2 6 (4.00%) JIRA
3 4 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.33%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.67%) FishEye
6 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) Juju
6 1 (0.67%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 28 (18.67%) Manufacturing
2 19 (12.67%) Automotive
3 17 (11.33%) Finance
4 9 (6.00%) Avionics
5 5 (3.33%) Electronics
5 5 (3.33%) Military
6 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 46 (30.67%) Software Engineer
2 19 (12.67%) Project Manager
3 12 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (7.33%) Analyst
5 10 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (6.00%) Design Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Integration Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Integration Project Manager
8 6 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.00%) Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Configuration Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (2.00%) Quality Engineer
11 3 (2.00%) Network Engineer
11 3 (2.00%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.67%) Web Services
2 10 (6.67%) Spring
2 10 (6.67%) Apache CXF
2 10 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 5 (3.33%) .NET
4 3 (2.00%) XML
5 2 (1.33%) OpenGL
5 2 (1.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.67%) WPF
6 1 (0.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.67%) CMDB
4 3 (2.00%) VHDL
4 3 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.67%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.67%) User Experience
6 1 (0.67%) Physics
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.67%) iPhone
6 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.00%) Linux
2 10 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (1.33%) UNIX
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Android
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.67%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) Software Engineering
2 22 (14.67%) Project Management
3 21 (14.00%) Integration Testing
4 17 (11.33%) ERP
5 16 (10.67%) UML
5 16 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 13 (8.67%) Change Management
6 13 (8.67%) Validation
6 13 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.33%) Information Management
7 11 (7.33%) Requirements Management
7 11 (7.33%) PLM
8 10 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (6.00%) PRINCE
9 9 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (6.00%) SDLC
10 8 (5.33%) Network Design
11 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.67%) Change Control
12 6 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.33%) C
2 20 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 19 (12.67%) C++
4 14 (9.33%) Java
5 8 (5.33%) MATLAB
6 7 (4.67%) C#
7 6 (4.00%) SQL
8 3 (2.00%) Ada
9 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.33%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (27.33%) Security Cleared
2 34 (22.67%) Degree
3 33 (22.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.33%) PMP
4 11 (7.33%) PMI Certification
5 8 (5.33%) APMP
6 5 (3.33%) BC Cleared
6 5 (3.33%) HNC
7 4 (2.67%) HND
7 4 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.33%) CCNA
8 2 (1.33%) CISSP
8 2 (1.33%) CCSP
8 2 (1.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.67%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.67%) CCNP
9 1 (0.67%) PhD
9 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.33%) DO-178B
2 5 (3.33%) QA
3 4 (2.67%) DO-160
3 4 (2.67%) DO-254
4 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.33%) GAMP
6 1 (0.67%) GMP
6 1 (0.67%) SLA
6 1 (0.67%) ARP4754
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) MOM
2 1 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) Luciad
2 8 (5.33%) Serena
3 7 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.00%) SAP
5 5 (3.33%) Oracle
6 3 (2.00%) Cisco
6 3 (2.00%) JDA
6 3 (2.00%) Wind River
7 2 (1.33%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.33%) HP
7 2 (1.33%) Baan
7 2 (1.33%) MathWorks
7 2 (1.33%) Perforce
7 2 (1.33%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Cadence
8 1 (0.67%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.67%) Green Hills
8 1 (0.67%) Dell
8 1 (0.67%) EMC
8 1 (0.67%) Intel
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