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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Aerospace
Rank 565 559 553
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Aerospace 79 64 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 10
Median daily rate £475 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £410 £335
% change year-on-year
+15.72% +22.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 28 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £32.35 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.63 £52.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%

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
19806 21519 20957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 39.06% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13209 13583 13266
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 536 567
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.49 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 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
England +22 75 £463 +15.62% 72
South West +7 35 £456 +7.35% 11
South East -1 19 £450 +38.46% 22
Bristol +7 12 £588 +44.61% 3
Hampshire +7 11 £559 - 10
Dorset - 10 - - 1
Somerset +18 9 - - 3
Yeovil +2 6 - - 3
West Midlands -14 6 £675 +12.50% 8
Eastleigh - 6 - -
East of England +12 5 £350 - 12
London +2 5 £475 +18.75% 12
East Midlands +5 3 - - 4
Birmingham +4 3 - - 5
Cheltenham 0 3 £325 - 1
Gloucestershire -7 3 £325 - 2
North West -13 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire +9 2 £350 - 1
Templecombe +7 2 - -
Lancashire +4 2 - - 1
Surrey -6 2 £525 +31.25% 6
Worcestershire -9 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £450 - 1
Malvern - 2 - -
Preston - 2 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £680 -
Wales +14 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - - 5

Aerospace
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 71 (37.37%) Software Engineering
2 60 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 52 (27.37%) SC Cleared
4 47 (24.74%) C
5 42 (22.11%) C++
6 39 (20.53%) UML
7 37 (19.47%) Java
8 26 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (12.63%) Validation
10 23 (12.11%) Degree
10 23 (12.11%) Rational DOORS
11 20 (10.53%) Project Management
12 19 (10.00%) Avionics
13 18 (9.47%) Requirements Analysis
13 18 (9.47%) DO-178B
13 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
13 18 (9.47%) Management Information System
14 17 (8.95%) Manufacturing
14 17 (8.95%) MATLAB
14 17 (8.95%) SAP
14 17 (8.95%) Windows
14 17 (8.95%) User Experience
15 16 (8.42%) Automotive
15 16 (8.42%) Electronics
16 15 (7.89%) Finance
16 15 (7.89%) C#
16 15 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
17 14 (7.37%) Web Services
17 14 (7.37%) Simulink
17 14 (7.37%) Scrum

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 6 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.58%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Drupal
3 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) Node.js
3 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (7.37%) Simulink
2 13 (6.84%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.26%) MS Office
4 7 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.53%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.53%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) SAP ERP
2 4 (2.11%) Primavera
3 2 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.53%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.53%) Magento
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) Bluemix
2 2 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) Firewall
1 4 (2.11%) LAN
1 4 (2.11%) RS-232
1 4 (2.11%) VoIP
1 4 (2.11%) WAN
2 2 (1.05%) 4G
2 2 (1.05%) DHCP
2 2 (1.05%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.05%) FTP
2 2 (1.05%) HTTP
2 2 (1.05%) IPsec
2 2 (1.05%) LTE
2 2 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.05%) WebEx
3 1 (0.53%) BGP
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) MPLS
3 1 (0.53%) SAN
3 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.68%) SAP HANA
2 6 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.05%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.05%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.53%) Lumira
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 23 (12.11%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.11%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.11%) Subversion
2 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.58%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.05%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.05%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (1.05%) JIRA
4 2 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.53%) git-flow
5 1 (0.53%) Maven
5 1 (0.53%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.53%) YourKit
General
1 19 (10.00%) Avionics
2 17 (8.95%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.42%) Automotive
3 16 (8.42%) Electronics
4 15 (7.89%) Finance
5 14 (7.37%) Military
6 3 (1.58%) Legal
6 3 (1.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) German Language
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 29 (15.26%) Developer
3 26 (13.68%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (8.42%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (7.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 13 (6.84%) Test Engineer
8 11 (5.79%) Design Engineer
8 11 (5.79%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.74%) C Software Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Java Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.21%) Analyst
10 8 (4.21%) Architect
10 8 (4.21%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) Development Engineer
11 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) Embedded C Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.37%) Web Services
2 12 (6.32%) Spring
3 11 (5.79%) Apache Camel
3 11 (5.79%) Apache CXF
4 8 (4.21%) CSS
4 8 (4.21%) XML
5 6 (3.16%) HTML
5 6 (3.16%) Middleware
6 5 (2.63%) BAPI
6 5 (2.63%) J2EE
7 4 (2.11%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (2.11%) SAPUI5
8 3 (1.58%) .NET
8 3 (1.58%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.58%) HTML5
8 3 (1.58%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (1.58%) SGML
9 2 (1.05%) SOAP
9 2 (1.05%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (1.05%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.95%) User Experience
3 15 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.26%) Device Driver
5 9 (4.74%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.63%) ASTM
7 5 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.58%) CAN bus
8 3 (1.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.05%) Replication
9 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.53%) CESG
10 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.53%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.95%) Windows
2 13 (6.84%) Linux
3 11 (5.79%) VxWorks
4 6 (3.16%) Nucleus RTOS
5 5 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.58%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) Fedora
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.37%) Software Engineering
2 39 (20.53%) UML
3 26 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.63%) Validation
5 20 (10.53%) Project Management
6 18 (9.47%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (7.37%) Scrum
8 13 (6.84%) Change Management
8 13 (6.84%) Embedded Software Development
8 13 (6.84%) Information Management
8 13 (6.84%) OO
9 12 (6.32%) Time Management
10 11 (5.79%) ERP
10 11 (5.79%) Integration Testing
11 9 (4.74%) SDLC
12 8 (4.21%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.68%) Functional Testing
13 7 (3.68%) Programme Management
13 7 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (3.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.74%) C
2 42 (22.11%) C++
3 37 (19.47%) Java
4 17 (8.95%) MATLAB
5 15 (7.89%) C#
6 11 (5.79%) Embedded C
6 11 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.26%) Assembly Language
8 8 (4.21%) Python
9 6 (3.16%) SQL
10 5 (2.63%) ABAP
10 5 (2.63%) Go
11 3 (1.58%) Ada
11 3 (1.58%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.05%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.05%) Scala
13 1 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 60 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 52 (27.37%) SC Cleared
3 23 (12.11%) Degree
4 6 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.63%) APMP
5 5 (2.63%) HND
5 5 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.63%) PMP
6 4 (2.11%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.58%) CCNP
7 3 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.05%) CCNA
8 2 (1.05%) HNC
8 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CCA
9 1 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.53%) MCP
9 1 (0.53%) MCSE
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.47%) DO-178B
2 10 (5.26%) MISRA
2 10 (5.26%) MISRA C
3 7 (3.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (3.68%) DO-160
4 4 (2.11%) Def Stans
5 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.53%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.53%) ARP4761
6 1 (0.53%) DO-254
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.53%) P3O
6 1 (0.53%) QA
6 1 (0.53%) SLA
6 1 (0.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (4.74%) Firmware
1 9 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) MOM
1 3 (1.58%) vRealize
2 2 (1.05%) DameWare
2 2 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.95%) SAP
3 11 (5.79%) Luciad
4 10 (5.26%) Oracle
4 10 (5.26%) VMware
5 8 (4.21%) Cisco
6 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.63%) IBM
7 5 (2.63%) Serena
8 4 (2.11%) Citrix
8 4 (2.11%) Freescale
8 4 (2.11%) Wind River
9 3 (1.58%) BMC
9 3 (1.58%) CA
9 3 (1.58%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.58%) HP
9 3 (1.58%) NetApp
9 3 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.05%) Adobe
10 2 (1.05%) Cognos
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £50.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Volt
Rate: Neg
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM CIC Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £56,600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £550 to £750 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Yoh
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £1000.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £1000.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £10 - £80 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £100.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £10 - £80 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago